Heising-Simons Foundation is a family foundation focused on partnering with entities working on sustainable solutions in climate and clean energy. The firm is based in Los Altos and San Francisco and was established in 2007.
The Foundation has awarded around $450 million since its grant in 2007. The core values of the Foundation are listed as Humility, Courage, Justice, Opportunity, Sustainability, Innovation, Relationships, and Integrity. Heising-Simons Foundation is interested in companies that look for sustainable solutions in climate and clean energy, science, human rights, and education.