Through Kapor Capital, Mr. Kapor is active as a seed stage information technology investor focusing on social impact startups. Mr. Kapor was the co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, which protects freedom and privacy on the Internet and the founding Chair of the Mozilla Foundation, maker of the open source web browser Firefox.
He is a director and major funder of the Level Playing Field Institute, which works to increase fairness in education and the workplace by closing the opportunity gap and removing barriers to success. LPFI operates the Summer Math and Science Honors Academy (SMASH) which prepares students from underrepresented communities to be competitive in science, technology, engineering, and math related studies at top universities.
He is also a Director of the Mitchell Kapor Foundation, a private foundation which supports organizations that provoke social change in communities of color en route to equality