global issues

"You'll experience, hear about, or read about something that you think is not right and that someone should fix. If you feel passionately about the cause, make it your own."

We are passionate about a wide variety of causes, from finding cures for major diseases to cleaning up the air to encouraging charitable giving. We actively engage in grantmaking, lobbying and education, depending on which activities will help us reach our long-term objectives. Since we rely on experts in these areas, most sections on our web site include links to external resources and organizations as well as our perspective.

You can learn about us – and the subjects we care about – by exploring the following:

We encourage you to check out these topics. Become educated and an activist. Find out how you can make a difference.

And let us know if you think we’re missing valuable information or if you have a different point of view by contacting us at: staff* (change * to @)

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