Schmidt Family Foundation

Founding Year: 2006

Staff: 70

Budget: $43.23m

Wendy and Eric Schmidt (Co-Founders)

The foundation focuses on bringing “philanthropic resources to some of this century’s greatest challenges across the globe.” It applies “new knowledge and innovation as its model for problem solving and for advancing original research in science, energy and the sustainability of the world’s biosphere.” SFF focuses on advancing “the wiser use of energy and natural resources and to support efforts worldwide that empower communities to build resilient systems for food, water, and human resources.”



Schmidt Family Foundation contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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