On the evening of September 13, Beijing time, the world's richest man, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff · Jeff Bezos announced today the establishment of "Day One Fund", Bezos and his wife Mackenzie (MacKenzie) It will invest $2 billion in the fund to help those who are homeless and create kindergartens.
Bezos said on Twitter: "McKenzi and I have a belief that everyone who works hard can serve others." ”
“Day One” is the eternal rumor of Bezos: relatively speaking, we are still on the Internet “first day”; therefore, Amazon has just begun. Currently, Amazon “ Headquarters is on the “Day 1 Tower”.
“Day One Fund” is divided into two parts, “Day One Family Fund” and “Day One Academic Fund”, the former is dedicated to helping homeless people, and the latter plans to build a low-income community. For-profit kindergarten.
Bezos said in a statement: "Day One Family Fund will distribute annual bonuses to charities and advocacy organizations, and Day One Academic Fund will build and operate high-quality full-time scholarship kindergartens in low-income communities. We will set up a special agency to directly operate these schools. ”
Bezos is currently the world's richest man with a personal net worth of approximately $160 billion. Earlier this month, Amazon's share price once rose to $2,050, and the market value exceeded $1 trillion, making it the second US company with a market capitalization of $1 trillion.