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Bill Gates Charity

Study: Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg Aren't Actually The Most Generous Tech Leaders

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 03.20.2014 | Impact

Mark Zuckerberg was recently heralded for giving the biggest single charitable gift of 2013, but the Facebook founder isn’t actually the most genero...

Bill Gates: It's Fulfilling To 'Take From The Most Wealthy And Give To The Least Wealthy'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 03.19.2014 | Impact

It would be reasonable to think that co-founding the world’s largest software company was Bill Gates' greatest accomplishment. But this billionaire ...

7 Ways Bill Gates Is Fighting Common Stereotypes About The Poor

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact

In their annual letter published on Tuesday, Bill and Melinda Gates addressed a number of claims about global poverty often used to argue against givi...

Major Philanthropist Refuses To Join Gates' Charity Pledge Because It's 'Practically Worthless'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact

Before wildly successful and generous hedge fund owner Robert W. Wilson took his life, Bill Gates tried recruiting him to pledge half his wealth to ch...

Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation Names Health Expert As New CEO

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 09.21.2014 | Impact

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has named Susan Desmond-Hellmann, chancellor of the University of California, San Francisco, as its new CEO. ...

Should Bill Gates Care More About The Arts?

online.wsj.com | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact

The big news in the art world last week was the record-busting auction at Christie's in which $142.4 million -- a world-wide auction record for any wo...

7 Things Educators Want To Tell Bill Gates

Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 07.16.2013 | Politics

Just five years after leaving the day-to-day operations of Microsoft, Bill Gates has become a major player in education policy -- and some teachers ar...

Gates Leads $35 Million Investment In Global Disease Research

Reuters | Posted 08.04.2013 | Impact

By Sarah McBride SAN FRANCISCO, June 4 (Reuters) - Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is leading a $35 million investment in ResearchGa...

Why the Global Fund Is a Terrific Investment

Bill Gates | Posted 04.08.2013 | Impact
Bill Gates

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria announced today that it will need $15 billion to continue its life-saving work. If the world comes together to meet this replenishment goal, it will build on one of its greatest achievements of the past decade by saving millions more lives.

Microsoft Employees Raise $1 Billion For Charity

Posted 10.22.2012 | Impact

In the three decades since Microsoft launched a program encouraging employees to give to charity, the software company’s workers have raised $1 bill...

Tough Love: Bill Gates Calls on the Donor Community to Do Better on Food Security

Vijaya Ramachandran | Posted 05.01.2012 | World
Vijaya Ramachandran

Bill Gates speech to the Global Council of the International Fund for Agricultural Development has opened the way for a robust dialogue in the international community on food security