Bill Gates established a foundation for the charitable disbursement of much of his wealth in 1994
We targeted $200 million for the Gates Library Foundation.
In February: we endowed a new foundation, the Gates Learning Foundation.
In August : the three foundations were folded into one, under the name the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Our endowment had reached $21.8 billion.
The United Nation Sets Eradication Goals
Our library work goes global (Chile, Mexico, Botswana, Lithuania, Latvia, Romania, Ukraine, Poland, Bulgaria, and Vietnam.)
In June: Warren Buffett pledged to give the foundation approximately 10 million Berkshire Hathaway Class B shares and bec