The founder of the Microsoft and one of the globe’s prominent billionaires Bill Gates has annouced he will provide almost all of his fortune to the Gates Foundation, which he co-founded with his ex-wife. He has noted that after it he will leave the list of the richest people in the world.
The Gates Foundation was established in 2000 and is considered the largest private company in the USA. The fortune of Bill Gates himself, according to Forbes, is estimated at 122.1 billion dollars, he is fourth in the list of the richest people in the world.
The worldwide celebrity stated he sent $6 billion to the fund every year, but the great crises of present time demand more. So the billionaire has already transferred $20 billion to the fund. He added that the world has experienced many major disruptions in recent years, such as the coronavirus and the conflict in Ukraine, which, left thousands of people in deperate and uncertain state.
So the influential personality has taken a responsibility to return his property to society to have the greatest impact on reducing suffering and improving life. And he believes that other wealthy people will also take a step forward.