Warren Buffett says these billionaires’ letters might be more valuable than their money
|09/21/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Warren Buffett wants his Giving Pledge to define philanthropy for generations.
At the 2016 Concordia Summit in New York on Tuesday, Buffett discussed the philanthropic movement with Yahoo Finance editor Andy Serwer via video conference. The Giving Pledge is a group for billionaires who publicly promise to donate at least half of their wealth to charity during their lifetime or upon death.
Buffett founded it in 2010 with Bill Gates, and the Giving Pledge now has 156 members, many of whom sign along with their spouse, showing that it’s a family commitment.
Each member writes a letter explaining why they are read more >>>