“The Science Philanthropy Alliance is saddened to learn of the passing of Gordon Moore. He was a visionary and innovator, inspiring generations of scientists. Gordon Moore was a generous philanthropist who fostered scientific research. Through the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, he supported the mission of the Alliance to advance science through visionary philanthropy. We have been privileged to work closely with Harvey Fineberg, president of the Moore Foundation, who serves as board chair for the Alliance. We extend our condolences to Gordon’s family, friends and colleagues as together we mourn his loss and celebrate his legacy.” – France Córdova, President, Science Philanthropy Alliance
Gordon Moore, co-founder and former chairman of Intel Corporation, passed away on March 24, 2023. In 2001, he and his wife established the Betty and Gordon Moore Foundation to provide philanthropic support to advance scientific discovery and environmental conservation and preservation, and improve patient care. To learn more about the Betty and Gordon Moore Foundation, please visit their website.