The Foundation's portfolio includes direct investments in highly innovative companies that promote important social objectives, create jobs, and are located in, or agree to relocate to, Baltimore City. Fostering promising technologies that offer attractive returns and environmental and social benefits is a significant part of the Abell Foundation's investment activities.
Consistent with its mission of finding innovative solutions to significant social issues, the Foundation has allocated a portion of its investment portfolio to early-stage companies that offer significant social and economic benefits. The Foundation's investments also include long-term commitments to a select group of capital-intensive, potentially game-changing technologies.
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