The David and Lucile Packard Foundation announced today that Marc Freedman, founder and CEO of Encore.org and author most recently of The Big Shift: Navigating the New Stage Beyond Midlife, will join the Foundation as... Continue Reading
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation has joined the Hewlett Foundation’s Performing Arts Program, Durfee Foundation, and Walter & Elise Haas Fund to help support the California launch of the What’s Next: Leading a Thriving... Continue Reading
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation re-launched the Ocean section of Packard.org to reflect our new 15-year ocean grantmaking framework. The new framework will continue to advance our vision of a future where the biodiversity, resilience and abundance of ocean life in coastal and marine ecosystems is rebounding and increasing benefits for human well-being.
The Packard Foundation’s Communications Director, Felicia Madsen, Reflects on New Grantee Research Communications can support grantmaking in many different ways, and foundations vary widely in how they use communications to support grantees and advance their... Continue Reading
Today, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation named 18 of the nation’s most innovative early-career scientists and engineers as recipients of the 2016 Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering. Each Fellow will receive a grant... Continue Reading
Packard Foundation Commits $550 Million to Advance Ocean Science, Protection and Effective Management
Today, at the annual Our Ocean Conference in Washington, D.C., Julie Packard, a Trustee of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, publicly announced the Foundation’s new 15-year ocean grantmaking framework. The new framework will continue... Continue Reading
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation announced today the promotion of Linda Baker to Director of Organizational Effectiveness. Baker joined the Packard Foundation’s Organizational Effectiveness team in 2013 as a program officer, where she supported grantees in strengthening... Continue Reading