Foundations Platform F20


Foundation may refer to: *
Foundation (nonprofit) A foundation (also a charitable foundation) is a category of nonprofit organization or charitable trust that typically provides funding and support for other charitable organizations through grants, but may also engage directly in charitable activ ...
, a type of charitable organization **
Foundation (United States law) A foundation in the United States is a type of charitable organization. However, the Internal Revenue Code The Internal Revenue Code (IRC), formally the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, is the domestic portion of federal statutory tax law in the Unite ...
, a type of charitable organization in the U.S. **
Private foundation A private foundation is a charitable organization that, while serving a good cause, might or might not qualify as a public charity by government standards. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is the largest private foundation in the U.S. with over ...
, a charitable organization that, while serving a good cause, might not qualify as a public charity by government standards *
Foundation (cosmetics) Foundation is a liquid or powder makeup applied to the face to create an even, uniform color to the complexion, cover flaws and, sometimes, to change the natural human skin color, skin tone. Some foundations also function as a moisturizer, sunscre ...

Foundation (cosmetics)
, a multi-coloured makeup applied to the face *
Foundation (evidence) In common law, a foundation is sufficient preliminary evidence Evidence, broadly construed, is anything presented in support of an assertion, because evident things are undoubted. There are two kind of evidence: intellectual evidence (the obvi ...
, a legal term *
Foundation (engineering) In engineering, a foundation is the element of a structure which connects it to the ground, and transfers loads from the structure to the ground. Foundations are generally considered either shallow or deep. Foundation engineering is the appli ...
, the element of a structure which connects it to the ground, and transfers loads from the structure to the ground

Arts, entertainment, and media


Foundation series The ''Foundation'' series is a science fiction File:Imagination 195808.jpg, Space exploration, as predicted in August 1958 in the science fiction magazine ''Imagination (magazine), Imagination.'' Science fiction (sometimes shortened to sci-fi ...
, a series of science fiction books by Isaac Asimov ** ''Foundation'' (Asimov novel), the first book in Asimov's series, published in 1951 * ''Foundation'' (b-boy book), by Joseph G. Schloss * ''Foundation'' (Lackey novel), a 2008 fantasy novel by Mercedes Lackey


* ''Foundation'' (TV series), an Apple TV+ series adapted from Isaac Asimov's novels * "The Foundation" (''Seinfeld''), an episode * ''The Foundation'' (1977 TV series), a British drama * ''The Foundation'' (1984 TV series), a Hong Kong series * ''The Foundation'' (Canadian TV series), a 2009–2010 Canadian sitcom


Groups and labels

The Foundations The Foundations were a British soul band (m. 1967-1970). The group's background was West Indies, West Indians, White British, and Sri Lankan. Their 1967 debut single "Baby Now That I've Found You" reached number one in the UK Singles Chart, UK a ...
, a British soul group


* ''Foundation'' (Brand Nubian album) * ''Foundation'' (Breakage album) * ''Foundation'' (Doc Watson album) * ''Foundation'' (Magnum album) * ''Foundation'' (M.O.P. album) * ''Foundation'', a 1997 compilation album by
Die Krupps Die Krupps () ("The Krupps") is a German industrial metal/electronic body music, EBM band, formed in 1980 by Jürgen Engler and Bernward Malaka in Düsseldorf. History Early years (1980-1985) The band's name translates as "The Krupps" and c ...
* ''The Foundation'' (Geto Boys album) * ''The Foundation'' (Pep Love album), 2005 * ''The Foundation'' (Zac Brown Band album) *''The Foundations'' (album), by 4 Corners


* "Foundation", a 1998 song by Brand Nubian from the eponymous album ''Foundation'' * "Foundation", a 2009 song by M.O.P. from the eponymous album ''Foundation'' * "Foundation", a 2010 song by Breakage from the eponymous album ''Foundation'' * "Foundation", a 2015 song by Years & Years from ''
Communion Communion may refer to: Religion * The Eucharist (also called the Holy Communion or Lord's Supper), the Christian rite involving the eating of bread and drinking of wine, reenacting the Last Supper **Communion (chant), the Gregorian chant that acc ...
'' * "Foundations" (song), by Kate Nash * "The Foundation" (song), by Xzibit


* ''Foundation'', an
Amiga video game
Amiga video game
* ''Foundation'', a 2019
simulation video game A simulation video game describes a diverse super-category of video game#REDIRECT Video game A video game is an electronic game that involves interaction with a user interface or input device such as a joystick, game controller, controller, ...
by Polymorph Games

Other uses in arts, entertainment, and media

* ''
Foundation – The International Review of Science Fiction Foundation may refer to: Arts, entertainment, and media Games * ''Foundation'', an Amiga video game * ''Foundation'', a 2019 simulation video game by Polymorph Games Literature * ''Foundation'' (b-boy book), by Joseph G. Schloss * ''Foundat ...
'', a literary journal * ''The Foundation Trilogy'' (BBC Radio), a radio adaption of Asimov's series * The
SCP Foundation The SCP Foundation is a fictional organization documented by the web-based collaborative-fiction project of the same name. Within the website's fictional setting, the SCP Foundation is responsible for locating and containing individuals, entiti ...

SCP Foundation
, a fictional organization that is often referred to in-universe as "The Foundation"


* Foundation degree, a British academic qualification *
Foundation school In England and Wales, a foundation school is a state-funded school in which the school governor, governing body has greater freedom in the running of the school than in Community school (England and Wales), community schools. Foundation schools wer ...
, a type of school in England and Wales *
Foundation Stage Foundation Stage is the British government label for the education of pupils aged 2 to 5 in England. In Northern Ireland, it is also used to refer to the first two years of compulsory education for pupils aged 4 to 6. England Foundation Stage 1 tak ...
, a stage of education for children aged 3 to 5 in England *
University Foundation Programme {{Unreferenced, date=May 2007 The University Foundation Programme (UFP) is a one-year intensive course that leads to entry to a wide range of universities A university ( la, universitas, 'a whole') is an institution of higher (or tertiary) e ...
, a British university entrance course

Science and technology

Foundation (framework) Foundation is a responsive front-end framework. Foundation provides a responsive grid and HTML The HyperText Markup Language, or HTML is the standard markup language In computer text processing, a markup language is a system for annotat ...
, a free collection of tools for creating websites and web applications by ZURB * Foundation Fieldbus, a communications system *
Foundation Kit The Foundation Kit, or just Foundation for short, is an Objective-C Objective-C is a general-purpose, object-oriented programming language A programming language is a formal language comprising a Instruction set architecture, set of instruc ...
, an Apple API


* Foundation Medicine, a genomic profiling company

See also

* {{disambiguation