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Filed under: December 2006

Giving

“We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give” Winston Churchill

What an extraordinary year of gifting it has been, on an enormous scale, yet still holding a promise of perpetual growth. Despite what you may feel about Bill Gates and his Microsoft empire, he and legendary investor Warren Buffet have taken philanthropy to an unprecedented level. Direct, massive, recurring aid that will grow over the years, unencumbered by traditional layers of bureaucracy.

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (see www.gatesfoundation.org) is now the wealthiest and perhaps most influential philanthropic organization on the planet, thanks to Continue…

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