billionaires challenge the rich The pledge isn legally binding, but they hope the effort will generate more money to address important social problems and set a standard that becomes the norm, former Gates Foundation Chief Executive Patty Stonesifer, now an adviser to the Gateses, said in an interview.
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Ballmer said recently that he and his wife preferred to keep their philanthropy private and anonymous. Calls and e mails to Bezos office went unanswered, and Jannard assistant in California said he was out of the office and could not be reached Wednesday. agree with Andrew Carnegie wisdom that, man who dies rich, dies oakley cheap sale disgraced, and we also believe who gives while he lives also knows where it goes, the Broads said Wednesday in a statement along with their pledge to give 75 percent of their wealth to charity.
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