George Soros has transferred billions of dollars to the Open Society Foundations. This is one of the largest donations ever made by a private citizen to charity.The Open Society Foundations have now become the second largest charitable network in the United States, behind the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. George has been donating hundreds of millions of dollars each year to his foundation, usually eight or nine hundred million dollars a year. However, as part of his current estate planning, he has decided to do more. He has transferred the whopping sum of eighteen billion dollars to his foundation, which has stunned the world. George Soros is still expected to donate another two billion dollars to his foundation in the next few years.
The Open Society Foundations operate in one hundred and twenty countries around the world. They were founded around thirty years ago by George Soros himself. They have done a lot to fight hate all over the country. They fight abuses of power by police and officials in the government. They fight corruption. They have been a leading voice against discrimination against gays, lesbians, transgenders, and minorities all over the country and all over the world. They have helped fund medical research. He has helped Ebola victims during the last outbreak. He has funded various research centers. He has helped students get an education when they could not afford it by themselves.
After the last election, George Soros got very worried about the state of the country. He saw that hate crimes were rising, and he wanted to to do something about it. He donated ten million dollars with the specific purpose of combating hate crimes.Many people have praised George Soros for his great work and his great contributions. However, George Soros is donating so much money to fight for freedom because he knows first hand what it feels like to live under oppression. He comes from Hungary, and he lived there under the Nazi rule. It was not easy for him or his family, but they managed to be undetected by forging documents and false papers to hide the fact that they were Jewish. He left for London to study at the London School of Economics.
Mr. Soros took the name for his foundation from a book by a philosopher by the name of Karl Popper, who wrote a book entitled Open Society and Its Enemies. This book was all about how an open and free society is the right way to do things, and how a closed and fascist society is wrong. Mr. Soros started funding various charitable causes as his wealth grew and as he became successful on Wall Street.Mr. Soros has been fighting for democracy and open governments for a long time now. He has donated a lot of money to politicians who would promote democracy and freedom and fight against racism and discrimination. Mr. Soros cares deeply about the plight of those who are suffering from various forms of oppression and does what he can to help.