The world renowned tech entrepreneur, Jeff Bezos, is best known as the founder of Amazon.com. His company made it to the top most influential retailers at a global level. There are few rivals that can fight it for the top stop. This level of success speaks volumes of the professional expertise and skills of its CEO. However, Jeff Bezos is not all about work. He is also one of the philanthropists who is supporting great causes with their wealth. In his recent efforts to participate in a better world, Jeff Bezos asked online opinions for the goal of his next altruistic investment.
Jeff Bezos Supported Numerous Charitable Projects with His Wife
As of June 2017, the estimated net worth of Jeff Bezos is of $84.1 billion. This fortune placed him as the third most influential person in the entire world. Along with his successful professional activity, the entrepreneur together with his wife supported numerous nonprofit projects in their endeavors. Some of these are the same-sex marriage referendum that passed in Washington, Bezos Center for Neural Circuit Dynamics, Bezos Family Foundation, and Bezos Center for Innovation.
Most Online Opinions Sided with Causes such as Ending World Hunger, Homelessness, and Forest Destruction
As of recently, the multi-billionaire turned to Twitter users for some online opinions on what charitable cause to endorse next. He asked participants to join in with propositions for a project that can use financial support to create a long-lasting impact on a community.
“If you have ideas, just reply to this tweet with the idea.”
This method of asking for suggestions doesn’t align with his usual manner to handle this kind of projects. Jeff Bezos has usually a discreet personality who keeps quiet about his generous gestures. In just a small span of three hours, his call for suggestions generated approximately 4,000 answers. Top suggestions were related to food support for children, homelessness, and forests protection.
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