Richest Philanthropists In The World

Mar 29, 2016 at 2:28 pm |

How much money they've given is stunning...

One of the most powerful things a wealthy person can do is donate their money to worthy causes and charities that help make the world a better place. Today, perhaps more than ever before, billionaire philanthropists across the world are opening their hearts and checkbooks to give support to charitable efforts about which they care passionately. With the most recent available data tracking charitable giving through 2015 from Forbes and “Wealth-X, let’s look at the mega-philanthropists who’ve given away the most money.

Bill Gates

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How much money they’ve given is stunning…

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