William H.Gates, father of innovator Bill Gates, is the co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Foundation. He conveys the vision and guides strategic orientations of the organization.The foundation works at improving the well-being of people of the world.
Commenting on the core values of the non-profit organization, William Gates affirms that education is the main impulse for a change. “People understanding the world they live in, understanding the implication of this act against that act. I guess I am talking about the acquisition of wisdom as education reaches everyone and everyone has the ability to think about and analyze, more good things will happen,” says Gates Senior.
Human development is the focus of the Bill and Melinda Foundation. If people are aware of what goes on, then they can lead their communities to a positive change.
William Gates supported his son’s idea and passion for electronics. It is about encouraging those who want to make a difference. With knowledge, ideas and ambitions are developed. Some may change the way we live for the better.