Gates Foundation Takes on Education (ABC News)


April 25, 2007

Melinda Gates, a philanthropist and the wife of Microsoft founder Bill Gates, is kicking off a new campaign called Ed '08, which is designed to get presidential candidates to pay more attention to education.With $3 billion to give away every year through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, she has decided to give that money — at least in the United States — to education.

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