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The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation is committed to ensuring that its operations are conducted according to the highest standards of integrity and in facilitating open and honest communication in all matters regarding governance, finances and compliance with laws. The foundation’s whistleblower policy and ethics reporting process can be viewed here.
Grantee Code of Conduct
The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation has high ethical standards governing our work, standards we also apply to our grantees, funding partners, vendors and contractors through our Grantee Code of Conduct. Our business practices and standards reflect our commitment to make and leave the world a better place.