The Helen Diller Foundation has granted $500 million to UC San Francisco. “Of this, $100 million will be used to […]
Tianqiao Chen and Chrissy Luo commit an initial $1 billion to brain discovery, treatment, and development. Their gift to Caltech builds […]
Nuala Sawyer reports on Bill Bowes’ gift to UCSF for biomedical research.
Rosanna Xia reports on a significant gift to brain research in “How a mind-controlled robotic arm paved the way for […]
Reporter Tate Williams writes about the donor behind a big neuroscience gift in Iowa.
The Lasker Foundation, one of our members, recently featured two articles on giving to basic science. The Foundation discusses philanthropy’s […]
Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg’s announcement on September 21 generated a lot of buzz in the science and philanthropy communities. […]
Authors: K. S. Kosik, T. J. Sejnowski, M. E. Raichle, A. Ciechanover, D. Baltimore In this article, the authors discuss the lack of progress […]
Rita Allen Foundation Joins Science Philanthropy Alliance as Associate Member August 11, Palo Alto, CA–The Science Philanthropy Alliance announced that […]
Sandy and Joan Weill give big to brain research with a $185 million gift.
Sean Parker’s foundation is giving $250 million to fund cancer research, focusing on immunotherapy and new tumor antigen targets.
A guest editorial in Science Magazine by Paul Allen about the exciting opportunities in bioscience and basic science. Read the […]
Paul Allen announces a $100 million commitment over 10 years to fund bioscience.
An inside look at how Bill and Karen Ackman’s Pershing Square Foundation values, and funds, the creative serendipity of basic science.