Jul 30, 2021 09:38 AM IST
Melinda French Gates said in a statement that “we can break the patterns of history" and advance gender equality if there's a commitment to support organizations, like the awardees, "that are ready to lift up women and girls.”
- Jun 16, 2021 02:29 PM IST
Bengaluru-based The/Nudge Foundation is one of the 286 organisations to have received a grant from American philanthropist MacKenzie Scott and her husband Dan Jewett.
- Jun 15, 2021 10:20 PM IST
It is the third round of major philanthropic gifts MacKenzie Scott has made, which together rival the charitable contributions made by the largest foundations.
- Apr 26, 2021 01:22 PM IST
Over the course of 2020, MacKenzie Scott announced gifts totaling nearly $6 billion.
- Mar 08, 2021 03:35 PM IST
MacKenzie Scott’s 2020 charitable giving totaled $5.8 billion, one of the biggest annual distributions by a private individual to working charities. According to the recent Forbes data, philanthropist MacKenzie Scott is named the third richest women in the world in the year 2021 with a net worth of $54.9 billion.
- Mar 08, 2021 07:33 AM IST
MacKenzie Scott was listed as No. 2 among the 50 Americans who gave the most to charity last year, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy's annual rankings.
- Dec 16, 2020 04:01 PM IST
Mackenzie Scott has reportedly donated over $1.7 billion of her wealth in the past year.
- Sep 06, 2020 10:42 AM IST
Despite this, the world’s wealthiest collectively added $830 billion to their wealth this year, as per the Bloomberg Billionaire Index
- Jul 29, 2020 08:28 PM IST
Scott, who was previously known as MacKenzie Bezos, also announced her new last name, which she said was taken from her middle name.