The Boston billionaire giving away his fortune
One of the world's richest people, Warren Buffett, is known as the "Oracle of Omaha." But did you know that a billionaire in Boston is following in Buffett's footsteps?. He has even been dubbed the "Oracle of Boston."
A MoCo philanthropist empowers communities to take action
What can the power of generosity do for your community?. A pair of hands holding a small yellow flowerLina Trochet/Unsplash. “People are full of abundance. They want to help but don’t know where to start or how to give,” says Sheena Saydam, a successful realtor and philanthropist in Montgomery County.
Members of Vail Resorts® Give Over 13 Million Dollars to Mountain Communities
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Green Safaris Supports African Women and Girls with Safer Menstrual Sanitary Solutions
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This Minneapolis organization is giving away millions of dollars
I have been writing a series of articles aimed at spreading positive news. These articles look at people that are doing all they can to help their community. Today I want to look at an organization that has helped countless people in Minneapolis and across Minnesota for almost 70 years.
Goodwill hunting: Unique thrift stores in Pinal County
Pinal County can be a bargain hunter’s paradise, you just have to know where to look. Big box thrift and consignment shops are dappled around the region, but some small mom and pop shops funnel their money into local causes.
The Ann Arbor billionaire giving it all away and planning to die broke
What would you do if you had a net worth of over $500 million?. If you are Tom Monaghan, you plan to give it away and "die broke." Monaghan will be a familiar name to many as the founder of Domino's Pizza. He made a fortune from his business and then promised to give it all away.
Des Moines resident gifts $45 million to local organizations
The generosity of Des Moines residents was once again highlighted last week when the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines announced they had received the largest gift in the organization's fifty-year history.
Join this Safari Lodge as it Focuses on Serving Locals in its Botswana Community
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This Dallas billionaire is having fun giving all her money away
"I will enjoy seeing it spent. I want it to go down with me." There have been a lot of success stories coming out of Dallas, but one that is particularly inspiring is that of Lyda Hill.
This Boutique Hotel Helped Remove Over 2500 lbs. of Trash from the Local Aliso Creek Channel
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Louisville company to donate $50 million to local organizations
The Brown–Forman Foundation, based in Louisville, recently announced they would be giving $50 million to five organizations based in Louisville. The Brown‑Forman Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the Brown‑Forman Corporation- the Louisville spirits and wine giant that manufactures some of the world's most well-known brands, including Jack Daniels, Old Forester, Finlandia, Woodford Reserve, and Herraruda.
The Greenwich billionaire giving away his fortune
Mario Gabelli launched his first business when he was just five years old. From an early age, the entrepreneurial spirit was in his blood and saw him become a billionaire. Gabelli is now worth $1.7 billion.
This Super Bowl City Turned a Focus on Football into a Way to Collect Money for a Local Charity
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The Baltimore man who wants to give away his million dollar fortune
Stewart Bainum JuniorImage from WikiCommons images. Stewart Bainum Junior has done a lot in his life. He has run two very successful businesses, served for eight years in the Maryland General Assembly, and tried to buy the Baltimore Sun. Recently he has formed the Venetoulis Institute for Local Journalism with his family as a non-profit organization focused on local Baltimore news and statewide news in Maryland. Last year he created the online non-profit news outlet, The Baltimore Banner.
The Louisiana man giving away his billion dollar fortune
I write many stories about successful entrepreneurs and people with billion-dollar fortunes. But the stories I like to share the most with readers are that of people who are giving back to their community.
The female social entrepreneur from New York giving away her fortune
President Kagame at a dinner hosted by Francine Lefrak and her husband, Rick Friedberg.Image from Flicker under Creative Commons license. Last week I wrote about the New York billionaire giving away his fortune.
The Denver couple giving away their billion dollar fortune
I recently wrote about the three richest people in Denver. All three people help give back to the Denver community with their charity. But today, I wanted to share a story that is even more inspiring- of a Denver couple that has pledged to give away 98% of their wealth.
The Illiinois billonaire giving away his fortune
In 2021, Illinois resident Jack Schuler was a billionaire. When Forbes recently released their annual list of billionaires, Schuler was no longer on the list. The reason? In 2021 he promised to give away his fortune and has started doing so.
The richest person in Potomac is giving away billions
The city of Potomac in Maryland has two billionaires. Today I wanted to look at the Potomac billionaire who has promised to give away most of his fortune. Mitchell Rales has a net worth of $5.8 billion, making him the richest person in Potomac.