In Bill and Melinda Gates' generosity keynote, they explain how their foundation has helped to benefit third world countries. Their determination and benevolence has inspired other successful billionaires to give back to those less fortunate.
After their first trip to Africa they were touched by the extreme poverty and wondered if it had to be this way. They wanted to give their wealth from Microsoft back to society. Melinda raised 2.6 billion dollars around the issue of contraception for women, and Bill provided vaccines for children in Africa to decrease the number of deaths caused by diseases. Their increased generosity and their Foundation is changing the world and uplifting nutrition, survival and literacy so that countries can be smarter.
They feel that they have a responsibility to give back to the world as they continue to develop their Foundation. By inspiring other successful billionaires to make a difference with philanthropy, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is promoting welfare to others and a making a difference in the world.
The Role of Character in Success
Societal Problem Solving
Higher Purpose Business
Business Strategies in Philanthropy
Bill Gates Keynotes
Bill Gates' keynote career began shortly after he resigned as the CEO of Microsoft. Having founded...