Thursday, December 20, 2007
The Werner Erhard Foundation provided financial and organizational support for individuals, organizations, and institutions that are contributing to the process of transformation and to the creation of the reality of a world that works for everyone.
Health and Well Being
To encourage and support practices and perceptions that enable people to become more responsible for and to expand their mental and physical health and well-being.
Education and Society
To support the art and science of education so that people are empowered by the teaching and learning process to fulfill their potential for making a difference.
Cultural and Spiritual Exchange
To support the study of the diversity of cultural and theological/philosophical approaches to human values and to make that knowledge available to the public.
Scientific Research and Conferences
To support scientific inquiry and dialogue regarding the nature of reality, understanding, and human experience.
To expand the awareness of the reality of a world that works for everyone with no one and nothing left out, and to encourage individuals to participate in bringing about a transformation in the quality of life on our planet.
Thursday, December 6, 2007
Issues of Consciousness and Survival
Act Together, Inc.
Alaska Oil Spill
Alia Carl, Institute for Humane Studies
American Conservatory Theatre
American Red Cross
Amigo de las Americas
Marin County Chapter
Annual Science Conferences
Science Conference IV
Science Conference V
Science Conference VI
Science Conference VII
Science Conference IX
Science Conference X
Apple Family Center
Armenian Earthquake Relief
Art Nierenberg and Arthur Rittmaster
Art Against Aids
Artists for Humanity
Association for Humanistic Psychology
Bangladesh Flood Relief
Behavioral Sciences Institute
Black American Response to the African Crisis
Joseph E. Bogen, M.D.
Bread and Roses
G. Spencer Brown
Buckminster Fuller Memorial
Buckminster Fuller Presentations
California Institute of Asian Studies
California Institute of Transpersonal Psychology
California Narcotic Officers Association
Carol Vaness Documentary
Center for Psychological Studies in the Nuclear Age
China Study Tour Group
Community Environmental Education Program
Conference Team Development
Congressional Human Rights Foundation
Conversations with Buckminster Fuller
Dalai Lama Presentations
Paul Dell, Ph.D.
Douglas Harding Presentations
Professor Hubert Dreyfus, University of California
Drepung Aid Project
East Bay Men’s Center Conference
East West Foundation Education Fund
Esalen Institute Center for Theoretical Studies
Ethiopia Famine Relief
Exploratory Meeting on the Nuclear Deadlock
Family Light Music School
Richard Feinbloom, M.D.
Film Institute of Northern California
Food for the Poor
Heinz Von Foerster and Humberto Maturana
Foundation for Mideast Communication
Friends of Buckminster Fuller Foundation
Friends of Conservation
Friends of the Marina Green
David Galin, M.A.
General Studies Theory Conference
U Golomi Govinda
Guild for Psychological Studies
--in memory of Leo Zeff
Michael Harris and Harold Burszlain
Harvard Community Health Plan
Harvard University School of Medicine
Beresford Hayward, Ph.D.,
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
Ronnie Heifetz, M.D.
His Holiness the XVI Gyalwa Karmapa
Homeless Community Project
Human Dolphin Foundation
Indian Society for Community Education
ISHK, Institute for the Study of Human Knowledge
Institute for Advanced Pastoral Studies
Institution of Open Education
International Center for Development Policy
Erik Jansen, Doctoral Candidate, University of Southern California
John Hopkins University Press
KCTS Channel 9 Public TV, Seattle
KQED—TV Public Television, San Francisco
Robert Kriegel, Director SAGAS
Latin America & North America:
Confrontation or Cooperation—
An International Conference
Living Tao Foundation
Lomi School Bulletin
Mar Vista Family Center
Margie Jenkins Dance Troupe
Marshall McLuhan Center on Global Communication
Julian Melzak, Philosopher
Missionaries of Charity, Mother Theresa
Michael Murphy and James Hickman
Professor Hu Mon-Yu,
Beijing Normal University
National Association for the Poor
Neuropsychology Fund of Stanford University
New Dimensions Foundation
North Bay Secondary School
North Charles Mental Health Foundation
Northern California Grantmakers
OCCUR Oakland Citizens Committee
Organize Training Center
Our Lady of Sorrow School
PTV Production, Inc.
Pacific News Service
Paradigms for Research Conference
Planet Earth Foundation
Police Officers Research Association
Dr. Karl Pribram
Professor Roy L. Prosterman
Program for Public Advocates
Rajineesh Meditation Center
Research Study on Outcome of Transformation
Clinica Msr. Oscar A. Romero
Charles Rosen, Researcher
Kobori Nanrei Roshi
Richard Baker Roshi
Tachibana Dalid Roshi
Rural Development Institute
San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco Ballet
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
San Francisco Opera
San Francisco Performing Arts Center Foundation
San Francisco Symphony
Saul-Paul Sirag, Physicist
John Searle, Ph.D.
Search for Common Ground
Shakespeare and Company
Si Hai Li
Dr. Frederic Spiegelberg
Spiritual Frontiers Fellowship
St. Francis Center
Stanford Research Institute
Swami Dayananda Saraswali
Swami Muktananda World Tour
The Breakthrough Foundation
The Cambridge Friends School
The Capp Street Foundation
The CareGivers Project
The Center for Visual Arts
The Holiday Project
The Hunger Project
The Hungry Planet, LDT.
The Improvement Association of the 8th District
The John Davis Lodge Center for International Studies
The Laughing Man Institute
The Mastery Foundation
The Point Foundation
The Spiritual Institute of America
The Tides Foundation
The Windstar Foundation
Theodore Roszak, Ph.D.
Tibetan Orphan Project
Transpersonal Psychology Institute
U.C. Regents, Phillip Lee Scholarship
University of California
University of California and Institute for the Study of Human Knowledge
University of California, French studies Program
University of California, Lawrence Hall of Science
University of California, San Francisco, Dept. of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco, J. Donald Cohon, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco, School of Nursing
University of California, Santa Barbara, Dept. of Religious Studies
University of California, Davis
University of Massachusetts Medical Center Committee for the Arts
University of Oregon
University of the Philippines
University of the World
University of Washington, Law School Foundation
US/Costa Rica Presidential Advisory Commission
US/USSR Exchange, Jim Terr
Volunteer Centers of California
Washington, D.C. Youth at Risk
Jeffrey A. Weiss, Ph.D.
Wharton International Films
World Institute on Disability
World Without War Council, Inc.
Zen Center, San Francisco
Friday, November 2, 2007
-Provided emergency relief to Mexican earthquake victims.
-Supported shipment of more than $5 million worth of famine relief supplies to Mozambique
-Provided $90,000 in relief for Cambodian famine victims.
-Provided funding for Professor Hu Mon-Yu’s work in China in establishing a new model for elementary education.
-Made possible high-level educational exchanges and work with leading management institutions in Russia.
-Provided funding for the World Institute on Disability to support handicapped participation in the 1984 Olympics.
-Supported Project Participant.. to increase voter participation of the Hispanic community in California.
-Provided financial support for Dr. Humberto Maturana’s work on human cognition.
-Provided funding for Dr. Roy Prosterman’s work at the University of Washington on development and hunger issues.
-Provided funding to carry on the work of R. Buckminster Fuller.
-Produced and funded 10 annual science conferences for leading international scientists.
-Raised $56,000 for the Red Cross relief effort for San Francisco earthquake victims.