Bill Gates pledged $10,000,000,000 over 10 years for vaccines. Expects to save over 8,000,000 children under the age of 5 from an early death.
Bill Gates is offering $100,000 to the scientist who creates a next generation condom that “significantly preserves or enhances pleasure, in order to improve uptake and regular use.”
Bill Gates wrote a letter to Steve Jobs as he was dying, who kept it beside his bed.
As of April 2010, Bill Gates has donated over $36,8540,000,000 in his lifetime, which is more than half of his current net worth of $61 billion.
Bill Gates intends to leave less than $10M for each of his three children “so they can make their own way.”
Bill Gates has saved over five million lives by “bringing vaccines and improved healthcare to children internationally.”