The Hybrid Vigor Institute wants to thank its visionary funders, past and present, who are helping to turn a big idea into reality:


The Institute's xenotransplantation project, "Understanding Biotechnology Risks: An Integrated Scenario and Analytic Approach," was supported by the NSF's Decision, Risk and Management Sciences program.

The Surdna, Packard and Rockefeller foundations, for a grant to for a grant to explore intra-organizational collaboration (a.k.a. 'cross-cutting') in foundations.

The Rockefeller Foundation, for its support of the Institute's work on risk and public policy.

The New York Times Capital Foundation, for a grant to support general operations.


Lisa Gansky, John Gilmore, The Mitchell Kapor Foundation, Martin King, The Dan Lynch Family Foundation, Richard Miller, Ray Ozzie and Dawna Bousquet, the ROSH Foundation, Pamela Samuelson, and Ann Winblad.

Thanks also to David Liddle, Avram Miller, the Bushkin Family Foundation, Esther Dyson, Herbert Allen III, the Glaser Family Foundation, Katherine Fulton, Sunny Bates, Dan Kohn, Bob and Robyn Metcalfe, and Josh Steiner.

Please contact Denise Caruso, Hybrid Vigor's executive director, for information on how you can contribute to this important work. More information is also available on the Contributions page.

We also welcome your financial contribution to the Institute's work via Paypal.


Hybrid Vigor's publication of Intervention has been supported to date by donations from Pandefense, the Tides Foundation, the Blue Mountain Center and many individuals, including Harriet Barlow, David Baron and Chris Bubser, Anita and Dana Cadonau-Huseby, Maggi Cary, Chris Desser and Kirk Marckwald, Katherine Fulton, Lisa Gansky, Don Hazen, Martin King, Rich Miller, Nancy Murphy, Norman Pearlstine, Tina Ragozzino and Stacy Williams.