If the world’s philanthropists really want to benefit humanity, they will bring more Costcos into the world, in the humble opinion of Costco board member and Warren Buffett business partner Charles Munger.
Speaking at a University of Michigan event this week, Munger said “I believe Costco does more for civilization than the Rockefeller Read More
Hey! Some uplifting news about a Wall Street money manager. Hungarian-born billionaire fund manager George Soros is giving $100 million over 10 years to Human Rights Watch, the watchdog group announced today. In donating the funds, Soros challenged Human Rights Watch to match his gift by raising $10 million annually for a decade, Read More
“I’ve long stated that I enjoy making money, and I enjoy giving it away,” T. Boone Pickens said in his letter pledging to give roughly $200 million to charity. “I like making money more, but giving it away is a close second.”
He is one of 40 super-rich people and families who, after Read More
Along with forty of the country’s richest people, Mayor Mike Bloomberg has pledged to give away half of his wealth to charitable causes.
The Giving Pledge, as it is known as, is an initiative spearheaded by Warren Buffet and Bill and Melinda Gates.
In a statement provided by the Gates Foundation, the Mayor said, “If Read More