Head Amazon will allocate $2 billion to help the homeless and the poor

The richest man on earth said that he was going to spend $2 billion to charity. The head of Amazon said on his page on the social сетиTwitter. Jeff Bezos has created a Foundation whose main objective will be serving the homeless and poor.

A charitable organization will consist of two parts. Each of them will receive funding in the amount of $1 billion First unit of the Fund will take care of the homeless and to provide assistance with the aim of returning them to normal life. In the second case, the organization will create a network of educational institutions for the poor.

Head Amazon will allocate $2 billion to help the homeless and the poor

«If our great-grandchildren will live better than us, we did something wrong. Where in the world is good, how to distribute it?», — I wrote to Jeff Bezos.

At the moment the status of the head of Amazon is estimated at $160 billion. His company is actively developing, and every year adds to the income of the businessman. The businessman has been repeatedly criticized for failing to allocate large sums for charitable projects. Apparently, Bezos intends to change the situation for the better.

In the summer of 2017, the billionaire has asked his fans to come up with the idea of charity. At the beginning of 2018, he has also provided over $30 million Fund that provides migrant children the opportunity to receive an education. However, many people still criticize Bezos. As an example, they point to bill gates, whose fortune is estimated at $100 billion With almost a third of their income, the founder of Microsoft shares to charity.

Jeff Bezos created Amazon in 1994. Now it is the largest player in the market of Internet trading. In July 2018, it became known that net profit of the online retailer in the 2nd quarter increased 13 times compared to the same period of 2017.


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