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It was Bill Gates’ mother who pushed him into philanthropy after he became a billionaire

May 11th, 2015

Through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, he donated a total of $US1.5 billion in 2014 alone, mostly towards efforts to improving health and education around the world. Gates credits his philanthropic spirit to his late mother Mary, who died of breast cancer in 1994. More

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Advocacy Update

December 2017

The Australian Government made three announcements which impact upon philanthropy. In two video updates from Philanthropy Australia's Advocacy & Insight Manager, Krystian Seibert, outlines Philanthropy Australia's response to these announcements. 

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