Date Published: October 2011
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation was founded as the William Gates Foundation by Bill & Melinda Gates in 1994. It is based in Seattle, WA, has five offices, 891 employees, and $36.7 billion endowment. It makes $2.5 billion grants and is led by its Co-Chairmen William, Bill, & Melinda Gates and its CEO Jeff Raikes. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's web site can be found at www.gatesfoundation.org.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation comprehensive Power Point deck below includes a synopsis of its history, including its key phases:
- William Gates Foundation Phase
- Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Phase
- Recent Phase
Its profile includes the key statistics of the organization, including offices, employees, clients, endowments and grants.
Its profile includes detailed outlines of its core businesses:
- Global Health Program
- Global Development Program
- United States Program
- Core Operations
And its profile concludes with the highlights of its organizational structure & ownership.