The David and Lucile Packard Foundation (CA)

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation has been operating for more than 45 years now, working with partners worldwide to improve lives of families, children, and communities, as well as restoring and protecting the planet.

They follow the core values of integrity, respect, leadership, commitment, and critical thinking.

The values of the foundation reflect the personal vale of Lucile and David Packard. Today, their children and grandchildren are now guiding the foundation.

Web Address

Social Media Links

Twitter - @PackardFdn

Foundation Grants and Resources


Recent News from Packard Foundation

Director of Development, Mothers &Amp; Babies Campaign (Hybrid
Foundation: Packard Foundation

A leading California children's hospital is looking for a director of development to help it raise $600 million over the next decade, the San Jose Mercury News reports. The director of...more

Community Foundation Welcomes New Staff
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Community Foundation of Jackson Hole, Packard Foundation

The Community Foundation of Jackson Hole in Wyoming has been named one of the nation's top 100 not-for-profit organizations by the Chronicle of Higher Education. The Jackson Hole News & Guide...more

Are Right Whales Big Business for Nonprofits?
Foundation: Packard Foundation

There are believed to be only 340 North Atlantic right whales left, and they're in danger of dying out before that number is reached. The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation estimates there are...more

'Rage Giving' Prompted by the End of Roe Has Dropped Off, Abortion Access Groups Say
Foundation: Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation, Packard Foundation, Hewlett Foundation

A year after the Supreme Court's landmark decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, abortion rights groups are finding themselves short of cash. "The 'rage giving' did not last," the executive...more

One year after the end of Roe, 'rage giving' to abortion access groups has dropped off - PBS
Foundation: Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation, Packard Foundation

... Philanthropy Institute at Indiana University's Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. ... Philanthropic support has surged to states such as New...more

Heinz Endowments Will Install Next President in April
Foundation: Arizona Community Foundation, California Community Foundation, Cleveland Foundation, Packard Foundation, Heinz Endowments, Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford

Ronn Richard, president and CEO of the Cleveland Foundation, is stepping down at the end of the year, he announced yesterday. The reason? He wants to spend more time with his family, he tells the...more

Quality Innovation Challenge 2022 - Equitable Reproductive Health Info
Foundation: Packard Foundation

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation is kicking off its fourth Quality Innovation Challenge, and it's looking for "visionary innovators who are courageous in their pursuit of everyone's right to...more

Philanthropies Facing A Bear Market
Foundation: Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation

For decades, the stock market has been a reliable source of income for the nation's philanthropic foundations. But as the bull market comes to an end, many are asking the same question: "What...more

Illustrative Grants from Packard Foundation

Abundantia Consulting-$73,600

Acterra Action for a Sustainable Earth-$50,000

Action Against Crime and Violence Education Fund Fight Crime: Invest in Kids-$400,000

Action Against Crime and Violence Education Fund Fight Crime: Invest in Kids-$50,000

Action Against Crime and Violence Education Fund Fight Crime: Invest in Kids-$35,000

Action Canada for Population and Development-$325,000

Action Health Incorporated-$577,718

Advancement Project-$250,000

African Population and Health Research Centre-$200,000

African Population and Health Research Centre-$155,000

Social Enterprise Network Sites

Social Entrepreneurship

The Social Investment Tax Relief

The proposed Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) has UK civil society and social organizations stirred up this season. The supposed tax relief on investment in social impact bonds will support the UK social economy.

Federal Government Grant and Assistance Programs

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