Charities have received large donations from the deep pockets of billionaires. So which philanthropists have donated the most to charity?
Mark Zuckerberg Will Donate Massive Fortune to Own Blinkered Worldview
“In a savvy PR maneuver, today Mark Zuckerberg used the birth of his daughter Max to advertise to the world the fact that he’s decided to give away 99% of his Facebook shares (roughly $45 billion today) to charity (over the course of the rest of his life, not all at once).”
Top 10 Largest Private Charitable Foundations In The World Created By Richest People For 2015
“The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation ((BMGF), established by Bill and Melinda Gates tops the list of the 10 largest private charitable foundations led by the World’s richest people, according to a study of philanthropies created by ultra-high-net-worth individuals. ”
10 more billionaires join Buffett-Gates Giving Pledge
“They signed the Giving Pledge — an effort started in 2010 by Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates — to encourage billionaires to commit to giving away most of their money either during their lifetimes or in their wills.”
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