The Gates Foundation was founded in 1994 by Bill Gates and Melinda Gates
Bill Gates was born on October 28 1955 He is currently 56 years old He is also the owner and creator of Microsoft this is how he earned his money he donated.
The Gates Foundation is working to help everyone have a healthy productive life. The goal in developing countries is to help people lead healthier lives and lessen extreme poverty.
The Gates Foundation gave750 million dollars to “The Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization” Also funding “Seattle Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation” Also funding malaria and HIV/Aids research
Include total grant commitments from 1994 through 2009. HIV $ 2,200,275,199 malaria $ 1,660,326,554 Neglected Diseases $ 986,052,620 tuberculosis $ 886,991,353 Diarrheal and enteric Diseases $ 374,108,686 pneumonia $ 474,450,398 maternal, Neonatal, & Child Health $ 830,793,255 Family planning $ 561,438,286 Nutrition $ 377,710,368 tobacco $ 95,743,839 Advocacy $ 1,195,824,574 Delivery $ 1,863,483,538 Polio $ 815,622,746 Discovery $ 490,258,201 Special Initiatives $ 303,029,362 TOTAL $ 13,058,936,861
Disease/Technology Candidates in development HIV vaccines 6 Other HIV preventives 5 malaria vaccines 6 malaria therapeutics 5 tuberculosis vaccines 5 TB therapeutics 3 pneumonia vaccines 8 Diarrhea vaccines 7 Neglected Disease vaccines 6 Neglected Disease therapeutics 6 Diagnostics 11
Bill Gates said “Every person deserves the chance to live a healthy productive life.” Bill Gates wants his foundation to go on for more than 50 years after his death.
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