Tagged With Philanthropy

MacKenzie Scott, the ex-wife of Jeff Bezos, donated $1.7 billion on Wednesday. By Friday, she'd made it all back — and then some.


Warren Buffett has given almost half of his fortune to charity. He would still be $49 billion poorer than Jeff Bezos if he had kept it.


Warren Buffett gives $2.9 billion to charity, lifting his total contributions to $37 billion in 14 years



An employee at Mark Zuckerberg's philanthropic initiative reportedly demanded that he resign as its leader or from Facebook if he didn't moderate inflammatory Trump posts


Fewer Americans are giving to charity than ever before, and Trump's tax cuts may be to blame


Mark Zuckerberg just got called out by more than 70 employees of his philanthropic initiative who are demanding the charity make big changes to combat systemic racism



GoFundMe froze $350,000 in contributions after Black Lives Matter supporters mistakenly donated to an unaffiliated group with the same name


Warren Buffett is now worth $20 billion less than Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook's soaring stock isn't the only reason.


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez poked fun at Bill Gates' plan to boost billionaires' coronavirus donations, suggesting they pay their taxes


COOLEST JOBS IN TECH: The head of crisis response at Google's charity division on his hardest problem to solve and how anyone can help during the coronavirus crisis


Insurers Cigna and New York Life team up on $50 million relief fund for families of healthcare workers killed by the coronavirus


Here's how much of their wealth Silicon Valley billionaires like Bill Gates and Jack Dorsey are donating to fight the coronavirus



TikTok's $250 million pledge to coronavirus relief will support healthcare workers, education, and communities around the world


A group of tech billionaires is funding 'fast grants' of up to $500,000 for COVID-19 research, with every grant decision made in less than 48 hours


Laurene Powell Jobs says she won't pass down her and Steve Jobs' billions to their children: 'It ends with me'


Philanthropy is currently a 'Band-Aid on the open wound of American poverty' when it should be tackling larger systematic problems



Warren Buffett warns coronavirus could disrupt Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting, and calls Bill Gates his 'science adviser'


'Swing for the fences': Warren Buffett's advice headlines Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation's 20th annual letter


Warren Buffett tops list of America's biggest givers after donating nearly $15 billion in 5 years


A homeless shelter is about to open inside Amazon's headquarters. Its director says 'it's not on corporations' to solve the homelessness problem.