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The Rockefeller Foundation’s mission—unchanged since 1913—is to promote the well-being of humanity throughout the world. Today the Foundation advances new frontiers of science, data, policy, and innovation to solve global challenges related to health, food, power, and economic mobility. As a science-driven philanthropy focused on building collaborative relationships with partners and grantees, The Rockefeller Foundation seeks to inspire and foster large-scale human impact that promotes the well-being of humanity by identifying and accelerating breakthrough solutions, ideas and conversations.

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Remarks by Dr. Rajiv J. Shah, President of The Rockefeller Foundation: Announcing The Rockefeller Foundation’s Precision Public Health Initiative As delivered on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at the Grand Hyatt, New York City Good evening. How are you? Thank you Naveen, for your extraordinary…
Using Data to Save Lives: The Rockefeller Foundation and Partners Launch $100 Million Precision Public Health Initiative Initiative Aims to Prevent 6 Million Deaths by 2030 Brings Data Science and Machine Learning to Community Health Systems and Frontline…
The Rockefeller Foundation and Smart Growth America Launch National Opportunity Zones Academy Name Five Cities as Participants: Chicago, Greater Miami and the Beaches, Seattle, Pittsburgh and Norfolk, VA SEATTLE, September 17, 2019 – The Rockefeller Foundation and…
Global Leaders Launch Groundbreaking Commission to Eliminate Energy Poverty Among 840 Million People Worldwide The Rockefeller Foundation today announced the launch of the Global Commission to End Energy Poverty (GCEEP). The Commission will drive a new agenda to provide…
Remarks by Dr. Rajiv J. Shah, President of The Rockefeller Foundation At an Opportunity Zones Announcement for Washington, D.C., Oakland, Dallas, and St. Louis As delivered on Friday, September 6, 2019 at Busboys and Poets Anacostia, Southeast Washington, D.C., U.S.A Hello, good morning. Thank you for that kind introduction,…
The Rockefeller Foundation Awards Grants to Fuel Plans for Equitable Investment in Opportunity Zones in Washington, DC, Oakland, Dallas, and St. Louis LISC and BCT Partners Named National Partners Washington DC, September 6, 2019 – The Rockefeller Foundation today announced $3.7 million in grants that will benefit…

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