World Environment Community Health Animals Celebrity Submit A Site Find A Charity

All Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation News

View Charity Profile    Visit Website

Bill Gates' Latest Challenge: Polio

1785 days ago From BusinessWeek   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - This time his charitable foundation helped broker a deal that will allow the UN to buy those new vaccines more cheaply. The Microsoft (MSFT) co-founder met ...

Gates Foundation Gives $30 Million to Smithsonian

1801 days ago From New York Times    View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - By KATE TAYLOR The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given the Smithsonian Institution $30 million to create an endowment for online education programs ...

Nigeria, 14 African countries unite against polio

1803 days ago From Vanguard   View Archived Article

DELTA, NIGERIA - ... a member of Global Polio Eradication Initiative, GPEI, and Chairman of Nigeria National PolioPlus Committee of Rotary International, Busuyi Onabolu, ...

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation reiterates support for polio eradication

1808 days ago From AngolaPress   View Archived Article

LUANDA, ANGOLA - Luanda =96 The ambassador of the Bill and Belinda Gates Foundation, John Lange, Tuesday, in Luanda, reiterated its full support to the Angolan Government in ...

Gates Agriculture Grants Focus on Seeds, Climate

1820 days ago From ABC News   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - Gates Foundation, which has donated $1.5 billion to agriculture in developing countries, is focusing more investments on seeds ...

Gates Foundation launches $20M effort to improve online college instruction

1823 days ago From Seattle Times   View Archived Article

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - A $20 million initiative unveiled Monday by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation aims to find new ways to deliver college instruction, using technology to ...

Pricey drinks at WEG lead to proceeds for polio

1827 days ago From kypost.com   View Archived Article

LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY - Rotarians and their friends are volunteering their time to raise money for Rotary International's Polio Plus project, which hopes to wipe out the crippling ...

Gates charity's other mission: Funding free presses in the developing world

1837 days ago From CNNMoney   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - Recently, Internews has worked in Afghanistan, building 42 independent radio stations and training journalists to work in them. ...

Gates Foundation Donates $12 Million to Boost College Completion Rates

1838 days ago From Fog City Journal   View Archived Article

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the National League of Cities today announced $12 million in grants to fund innovative proposals to boost college ...

Gates Foundation shakes up science with goal to end malaria

1855 days ago From Seattle Times   View Archived Article

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - After revitalizing research into the long-neglected disease malaria, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is now revamping the scientific agenda to focus on ...

Gates Foundation's biggest research funding for South Asian newborns

1868 days ago From The New Nation   View Archived Article

DHAKA, BANGLADESH - Samir K Saha, principal investigator and executive director of Child Health Research Foundation (CHRF) said. Samir and his foundation would lead the ...

Buffett donates $1.6bn to Gates Foundation

1923 days ago From Telegraph.co.uk   View Archived Article

LONDON, U K - Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has donated $1.6bn (=A31.05bn) in shares to Bill and Melinda Gates' charitable foundation. By Helia Ebrahimi Fondly known ...

Gates, Buffett lobby the rich for donation pledges

1940 days ago From The Associated Press   View Archived Article

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - Many of these people may be giving anonymously or plan to donate when they die, but the bulk of money raised by charities today comes from non-billionaires ...

Melinda Gates Calls for Global Action to Save Women's and Children's Lives

1950 days ago From PR Newswire    View Archived Article

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - WASHINGTON, June 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Melinda Gates today urged global leaders to make women's and children's health a top priority, and announced ...

Global polio fight to get needed funds: Bill Gates

1950 days ago From Reuters   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - "But between what our foundation will do, what the others will do, I feel quite sure that we will be able to fund that fight," he added. ...

Gates Foundation gives $1.5 bln for women's health

1950 days ago From Reuters   View Archived Article

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - Some of the first groups funded include the non-profit Save the Children and the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition. Gates cited recent statistics ...

Gates Foundation gives $5 Million for anti-tobacco Campaign

1956 days ago From BreakingNewsOnline.   View Archived Article

NEW DELHI, INDIA - Breaking News: The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has come forwarded to gear up the National Tobacco Control Program (NTCP) granting $5 million to the ...

Rotary Club donates 3,000 pieces of mosquito nets to Akateng

1957 days ago From Myjoyonline.com   View Archived Article

ACCRA, GHANA - Mr Gadzekpo said the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was supporting the project with a grant of 300 million US dollars to Rotary International for malaria ...

Gates Foundation donates $7.8 million to research global initiatives

1972 days ago From The Daily Tell   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has selected 78 new charitable initiatives in 18 countries, it announced Monday. Each of the 78 causes will receive ...

County works to fight homelessness

1973 days ago From HeraldNet   View Archived Article

EVERETT, WASHINGTON - Snohomish County Human Services Director Ken Stark also traveled to Washington, DC, recently as part of a separate effort to end homelessness in partnership ...

Go to page:    1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  Next >> 

<< Return To All Charity News




Follow Us


Find A Charity

Action Center




Twitter Support



Add A Site




Privacy Policy






Terms of Service

Copyright The Charity Vault All rights reserved.