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Melinda Gates

Melinda French Gates- Philanthropist

Melinda French Gates is an American philanthropist, former computer scientist, and general manager of Microsoft. Here are some facts about her!

– She wrote a book! It is called The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World and we love it!

– She has her own company: Pivotal Ventures,which advances social progress in the United States. They especially focus on women’s power and impact and creating better welfare for the U.S. population.

– She is co-founder of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, which helps people all over the world.

– The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation spent nearly $2 billion to help fight against the Coronavirus pandemic.

– She was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2016.

– She is No. 6 Forbes’ list of most powerful women

– She created an online platform for optimists to create a better world. It is called Evoke. Go check it out!

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Hannah

Founder, Smart Girl, Survivor, Champion of womens rights and kids rights

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