Buffett’s Charity Donations Continue to Grow

Recently, the Omaha World-Herald reported that Buffett donated shares worth $12.7 million to seven charitable groups. The seven groups he donated to were not disclosed, but the donations ranged from $5.1 million to $24,100. He also regularly donates to the charities ran by his children and the Bill and Melinda Bill Gates Foundation as well. …

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Read Bill and Melinda Gates’ Letter To Warren Buffett

After the death of his wife Susan in 2006, Warren Buffett donated the bulk of his fortune to five different charities around the globe. Among those five charities was the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, which focuses on world issues including education, world health, and poverty. According to the foundation, the total donated sum was …

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Why Buffett Didn’t Start His Philanthropy Earlier

Warren Buffett, the “Oracle of Omaha” is one of the top philanthropists in the world. To date, his charitable donations, mostly in the form of Berkshire Hathaway shares, have totaled to more than $25 billion. Much of his philanthropy goes to the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, but there are a handful of other charities …

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Charities Warren Buffett Supports

Billionaire Warren Buffett, also called the Oracle of Omaha, is renowned for his investing genius, his folksy wisdom, and his management of the multi-billion dollar conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway. As one of the richest men in the world (at the time of writing, he was ranked second under Bill Gates and had a net worth of …

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Buffett’s Grandson Follows in Same Footsteps with i(x) Investments

Howard Warren Buffett, grandson of Warren Buffet, has started a journey following in his grandfathers footsteps. H.W. Buffett, age 33, is a professor at Columbia’s School of International and Public Affair, runs a farm in Nebraska, and has his own investment agenda as well. Howard W. Buffett co-founded an investment company called i(x) Investments, which …

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Buffett’s Argument Falters In $1 Million Bet to Benefit Charity

To be an investor, you have to be something of a gambler, even if it’s mostly ┬ámaking safe bets. It seems that Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett is absolutely no exception to this rule. The billionaire philanthropist has been tracking an ongoing bet with Protege Partners, LLC. And, while the bet is well into its ninth …

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Warren Buffett Lunch Auction Goes for $2.3 Million

A gaming company in China won the charity auction this year and has the opportunity to have lunch with Warren Buffett. They also have a great sense of humor because their final bid was $2,345,678. This is not a record-setting amount by any means, but it is one of the highest amounts that Warren Buffett …

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Buffett Charity Lunch Auction Already Over $1 Million

At this time, there is an online auction going on for the chance to enjoy lunch with billionaire investor Warren Buffett. The auction is also there to help raise money for a charity based out of San Francisco that Warren Buffett is strongly tied with. So far the top bid has already surpassed $1 million, …

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