The Foundation is governed by a comprehensive set of policies, charters, and bylaws.

Investments and Finances
As of December 2013, our investment portfolio totaled $6.5 billion. General program grant awards for 2013 totaled $288 million.

Grantee Experience
Our staff wants all grantees to have a positive experience working with the Packard Foundation.

Evaluation & Learning
We have a commitment to effectiveness and believe that continuous learning and improvement is critical to success.

Diversity and Effectiveness in Grantmaking
Our Foundation is committed to advancing diversity and effectiveness in grantmaking and ensuring that philanthropy benefits from diverse voices and leadership.

343 Our Green Headquarters
When the Foundation was designing our headquarters to be a Net Zero Energy and LEED Platinum building, we were making a conscious decision to live the values we support. is a website created by the Foundation Center focused on transparency in philanthropy. See our evaluation here.