Tour of the David and Lucille Packard Foundation
July 10, 2013
343 Second Street, Los Altos
Take a fascinating guided tour of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation in downtown Los Altos Explore the new LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum certified building and see how it was designed to operate at net zero energy status. Take the leisurely tour and learn about the Packard Foundation’s longstanding support of the Los Altos community and environments across the globe. The tour takes about 30 minutes and is free to the public.
For over 45 years, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation has collaborated with organizations and leaders to improve the lives of children, families, and communities and help protect and restore ecosystems around the world. Their far-reaching goal is to ensure that all families can live in healthy environments, so that their children can reach their potential.
Rooted in the enduring philosophies of David and Lucille Packard, who founded one of the world’s leading technology companies, the Packard Foundation works to enable the creative pursuit of science, advance health and conserve the earth's natural systems and resources.
Designed for energy performance, the innovative “green” headquarters represents the Foundation’s commitment to environmental sustainability and conserving Mother Earth. The building also serves as a healthful space for synergistic thinking and doing and support a vital community. So take a fun tour of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation Headquarters and learn about how they are inspiring people to build, construct and grow with environmental sustainability in mind and action.