But gates is also known for his philanthropy having founded the bill melinda gates foundation in 2000 with his wife. But this tech giant s wife melinda gates is equally as impressive.
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Bill and melinda gates younger. The couple co founded the bill and melinda gates. And so we are dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals around the world. The methodologies have evolved leaps and bounds since the early formation of the movement however the objective remains the same.
A post being shared claims melinda gates released a statement. Gates has consistently been ranked as one of the world s most powerful women by forbes. From the education of students in chicago to the health of a young mother in nigeria we are catalysts of human promise everywhere.
The goal of equitable futures a project of the bill melinda gates foundation is to build stronger connections and alignment between k 12 schools and education post secondary institutions and employers to improve labor market outcomes and promote paths to upward mobility and economic opportunity for black latino and low income young people. Jennifer gates younger brother 20 year old rory gates is bill melinda s only son. Born august 15 1964 is an american philanthropist and a former general manager at microsoft.
Melinda ann gates née french. Rory graduated from high school in 2018 and enrolled in the university of chicago according to jennifer. It recently pledged 1 6 billion to global vaccine alliance gavi amid the.
In 2000 gates and his wife combined three family foundations and gates donated stock valued at 5 billion to create the charitable bill melinda gates foundation which was identified by the funds for ngos company in 2013 as the world s wealthiest charitable foundation with assets reportedly valued at more than 34 6 billion. In 2000 she co founded the bill melinda gates foundation with her husband bill gates the world s largest private charitable organization as of 2015. Bill gates wife melinda gates was born melinda ann french to ray french and elaine french in dallas texas august 15 1964 she has an older sister and two younger brothers according to.
Bill and melinda gates chair the bill and melinda gates foundation the largest private charitable organization in the world according to forbes the gates foundation has helped fund health care initiatives in africa including efforts to provide vaccines for ebola and other diseases per the foundation s website. After pioneering philanthropist activities the company merged with the new gates learning foundation to create the bill melinda gates foundation in 2000. Bill gates the co founder of microsoft hardly needs an introduction.
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