You really can change the world if you care enough.
Marian Wright Edelman

Billions in Change: The Man Who Gifts 99% of His Wealth

Billions in Change: The Man Who Gifts 99% of His Wealth

May 16, 2016-- How do you change the world? Is foreign aid the most effective tool, or should charities funded by millions of small donors lead the way? A new organization called Billions in Change is trying a new strategy: creating inventions to solve the most fundamental problems that people face around the world. Founded and funded by multi-billionaire Manoj Bhargava, the organization has a unique opportunity to directly address the problems of global poverty. Bhargava, the founder of 5-Hour Energy, pledged 99 percent of his wealth to help the less fortunate. So Billions in Change doesnt accept donations." Read more about this initiative that aims to find solutions to the most basic global problems -- water, energy and health. (18738 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionLearn more about the unique efforts of a group that seeks to bring about external change through the power of inner transformation. [more]



Quote Bulletin


Live simply that others might simply live.
Elizabeth Ann Seton

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 242,653 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Dec 31: 'New Day's Lyric': Amanda Gorman (22,115 reads) Jan 22: Peace Is Every Step: Thich Nhat Hanh's 95 Year Earthwalk (5,401 reads) Jan 6: Words Can Change Your Brain (5,365 reads) Jan 17: Consciousness as the Ground of Being (4,719 reads) Jan 4: 10 Insights from 2021 That Give Us Hope (10,044 reads)

More ...