Bill Gates, Donors Pledge $4.3 Billion For Vaccines

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  • Former Citi CEO’s $185 million gift is UCSF’s largest ever - San Francisco Chronicle
    ... to sign up in 2010 for the Giving Pledge, a campaign led by Bill Gates and Warren ... given more than $1 billion to ... philanthropic haul ...
    04/25/2016 - 12:58 pm | View Link
  • Institute for Journalism in New Media: Who's on your board? -
    ... questions prospective donors ... Is Schizer overlooking Bill Gates , whose private ... Warren Buffett’s giving pledge. ... before him - ...
    04/24/2016 - 11:42 am | View Link
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  • Wealthiest Donors Ever: From Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Larry Ellison, more
    Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg's pledge ... stock worth $45 billion puts him at the forefront of a philanthropic class that has promised to donate most of their fortunes. The elite list includes three men – Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, stock market ...
    12/2/2015 - 4:36 am | View Link
  • Bill Gates, UK Take Lead in $7.5 Billion Pledge for Children's Vaccines
    International donors ... billion on Tuesday to immunise 300 million children in poor countries against deadly diseases such as diarrhoea and pneumonia. At a Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI) conference in Berlin, Microsoft founder Bill ...
    01/27/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Bill Gates dismisses criticism of high prices for vaccines
    Criticising the cost of vaccines could lead to pharmaceutical companies withdrawing research funding, warns Gates, as donors pledge $7.5bn for immunisations ... In an interview with the Guardian from a major international vaccine-funding conference in ...
    01/27/2015 - 3:30 am | View Link
  • Bill gates pledges nearly R6 billion to world health fund
    Gates said Thursday his pledge ... potential donors. He said that “these are tough economic times, but that is no excuse for cutting aid to the world’s poorest.” A donor backlash over fund losses forced it to cancel more than $1 billion in new ...
    01/25/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Bill Gates: $4 billion vaccine pledge historic
    LONDON – Donors promised to give a global vaccines body more than $4 billion to help it protect millions of children ... diarrhea and pneumonia as children in rich countries," said Bill Gates, co-chair of the Gates Foundation, in a statement.
    06/14/2011 - 12:55 am | View Link
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  • Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Organize Billionaire Giving ...
    At the urging of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, forty of the world's richest families have promised to give at least half of their fortunes to philanthropy.
    05/1/2016 - 9:43 pm | View Website
  • Annual Letter 2011
    Aid for the poorest has already achieved a lot. For example, because of donors’ generosity, we are on the threshold of ending polio once and for all.
    05/1/2016 - 3:02 pm | View Website
  • William Henry Gates III | Wealth-X
    William Gates is a Harvard dropout who started programming computers at the age of 13. Started Microsoft in 1975, along with his childhood friend, Paul Allen.
    05/1/2016 - 1:12 am | View Website
  • Bill Gates
    William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and current ...
    05/1/2016 - 12:29 am | View Website
  • The Giving Pledge
    The Giving Pledge is a campaign to encourage the wealthy people of the world to contribute their wealth to philanthropic causes.
    04/30/2016 - 3:32 pm | View Website
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