Our Mission

The B. Robert Williamson, Jr. Foundation was established in 2012 in memory of Robert Williamson – “RW” – to honor his vitality, insatiable curiosity, and passion for life. In order to embody Robert’s optimism for life, the Foundation will provide financial support in the form of charitable contributions to non-profit organizations that primarily focus on the education and empowerment of young people.


Our Core Principles

The B. Robert Williamson Jr. Foundation is committed to the following core principles:

  • Dedication to underserved, vulnerable populations
  • Investment in high impact, preventive strategies
  • Commitment to data and outcomes-driven decision-making
  • Provision of general operating support
  • A belief in open and transparent communication with grantees