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Gates foundation

  1. 1. Power point by Jesse Graves
  2. 2.  The Gates Foundation was founded in 1994 by Bill Gates and Melinda Gates
  3. 3.  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.
  4. 4.  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.
  5. 5.  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
  6. 6. 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
  7. 7. 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
  8. 8.  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.
  9. 9. http://www.gatesfoundation.org/http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS01406736096088 50/fulltext?rss=yesImages:http://www.toptenz.net/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/209097-bill- gates-melinda-gates.jpghttps://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRXCkBJl- Z6fFYFL3V7_ry7sSpxoQL6Byjc9icM294ZUy8VQLVfa2Xe2ENcAnd Google Images

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