Gilead Foundation

The Gilead Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, endowed by Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Vision & Mission

A neighbor in the community; a citizen in society.

We strive for health prosperity – not just health equity – for all. We create spheres of impact – in our company, in the community, in society – by encouraging a culture of giving, engaging in our local communities and exploring innovative approaches to complex social issues.

Our Support

The COVID-19 pandemic amplified how connected we are as a global society – and the health and justice disparities that exist among us. By encouraging a culture of giving in our company, engaging with our communities and investing in innovative approaches to complex social issues, we can create new spheres of impact toward a more equitable and more prosperous world for all. 

Pillars of Giving

Giving Together

We match employees’ donations to the causes they care most about.

Community Donations

We contribute to the local communities where we live and work.

Creating Possible Fund

We seed innovative approaches to complex social issues, with an emphasis on health justice and human rights.

Gilead Foundation Board of Directors   

  • Keeley Cain Wettan

    Board Chair

  • Terilea Wielenga

    Secretary and Treasurer

  • Korab Zuka


  • Valerie Brown


  • Portrait of Andrew Dickinson, CFO of Gilead Sciences, Inc.
    Andrew Dickinson


  • Joydeep-Ganguly
    Joydeep Ganguly


  • Alex Kalomparis
  • Portrait of Jyoti Mehra, EVP of Human Resources at Gilead Sciences, Inc.
    Jyoti Mehra
  • Portrait of Merdad Parsey, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Offer at Gilead Sciences, Inc.
    Merdad Parsey, MD, PhD

How to Apply

To apply for a Gilead Foundation Grant, please use our secure online system below to create an account or log in.

Please review your application carefully before submitting it, as changes cannot be made after submission. We will send you a confirmation email after receiving your application.

Contact Us

Phone: +1 650 522 1696


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