Category: Philanthropy

Meet The World’s Happiest Billionaire

Billionaires come in all shapes and forms. We have tough ones such as Trump and Dan Peña and nerdy geeky ones like Warren Buffett, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg. Billionaire Dr. Herbert Wertheim, however,...

The World Giving Index 2018

The World Giving Index, published by the Charity Aid Foundation (CAF), provides a global overview of giving trends. The index is made up of a five year average based on three giving behaviours: donating...

The Worse You See the More You Will do!

”You have to go to these places and let your heart break”. Watch Bill & Melinda Gates share their experiences in fighting poverty and disease in this interview with Charlie Rose and why, in...

What to Make of the Latest Clinton Gate?

The fight over the White House has triggered a huge $h*! storm for the Clinton Foundation. The allegations range from pay-to-play politics (85 of the 154 private citizens who managed to meet or speak with...

What Happened to the Made in Africa Foundation?

In 2012 Ozwald Boateng (a UK fashion designer from Ghanaian decent), Hassan Kimbugwe and Chris Kimbugwe founded the Made in Africa Foundation; a UK non-profit organisation established to assist the development of the African continent...

American Generosity Peaks in 2015

According to a report released by the Giving USA Foundation, which conducts research and education on philanthropy, Americans are donating more money to charity than ever before as total charitable donations from individuals, estates,...

Is The Gates Foundation to Big?

The headline has probably caught many by surprise. How can anyone call for an international investigation and a public inquiry into one of the biggest philanthropists of all time?!? Well, in January the Global Justice...

2016 BNP Paribas Individual Philanthropy Index

BNP Paribas Wealth Management, together with Forbes Insights, released new research into the giving habits of wealthy philanthropists. The report, BNP Paribas Individual Philanthropy Index 2016, analyzes individual giving in Europe, the United States, Asia...

From F Student to a 2.25bn Internet Empire

You may not have heard of Bob Parsons, but you have certainly heard of domain name giant GoDaddy.com. Watch how Parsons tells us about how he had to accept failure before being able to...