The Dalio family has a strong interest
in mental and physical wellness.
Dalio Philanthropies provides significant support for bipolar research, including basic research into its genetic underpinnings at the Broad Institute’s Dalio Initiative for Bipolar Disorder, as well as clinical training, public education, and patient care at Johns Hopkins University and at the Foundation for Education and Research on Mental Illness. Dalio Philanthropies also supports cutting edge cardiovascular research, machine learning and device development at the Dalio Institute for Cardiovascular Imaging, integrative health via the Integrative Health and Wellbeing Center at New York Presbyterian Hospital, support for the Gates Polio Eradication Fund, and meditation training for inner-city school children, veterans and groups under stress through support for the David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education and World Peace, the Meditatio Foundation and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. To date, Dalio Philanthropies and the family’s funding of these programs total approximately $256 million.