November 28, 2016 / Keith Klugman, Anita Zaidi
On #GivingTuesday – a day of donating and volunteering to kick off the holiday season – we wanted to share a few organizations that inspire us and our work.
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November 10, 2015 / Robin Clewley
Attendees of our Dec. 1 Gates Social event in Washington D.C. will meet members of our Charitable Sector Support program, learn about other innovative giving initiatives and programs, and attend a special tour at the Smithsonian.
May 21, 2014 /
The foundation’s new CEO reflects on what she learned at a recent gathering of employees and partners.
February 03, 2014 / Philanthropy Age
9 things you probably don't know about the world today
December 19, 2013 / Chris Higgins
Learn how to get a goat for a family in need, help a U.S. public school teacher, or educate a child overseas. Best of all—you can do it online, right now.
"Our desire to bring every good thing to our children is a force for good throughout the world. It’s what propels societies forward." —Melinda Gates
The Global Fund has helped to deliver more than 190 million bed nets to protect families from malaria.
"The world faces a clear choice. If we invest relatively small amounts, many more poor farmers will be able to feed their families." —Bill Gates, 2012 Annual Letter
"When it come to global health, Bill and I are optimists—but we're impatient optimists. Tremendous progress is being made. But there is still so much we're impatient to see done." —Melinda French Gates
In Senegal, 80% of households now have a bed net, helping the number of malaria cases there drop 50% in a single year.
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