Bill and Meinda Gates on “Giving Away Our Wealth”

Bill and Meinda Gates on “Giving Away Our Wealth”

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Bill and Melinda Gates: Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we’ve done…

Published on Apr 2, 2014
n 1993, Bill and Melinda Gates—then engaged—took a walk on a beach in Zanzibar, and made a bold decision on how they would make sure that their wealth from Microsoft went back into society. In a conversation with Chris Anderson, the couple talks about their work at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, as well as about their marriage, their children, their failures and the satisfaction of giving most of their wealth away.

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