These days, being ultra rich but spending it all on yourself is considered a tad tacky. Many of the world’s richest people have realized that just because they can afford to have it all (and then some) doesn’t mean they should. Instead, they’re giving their money away for worthwhile causes, helping to create a better world for those less fortunate. Here are some of the most generous millionaires and billionaires in the world.
Carlos Slim Helu
George and Amal Clooney
The Li Ka Shing Foundation supports a variety of causes and funds China’s Shantou University. A donation of $25 million also helped establish the University of Alberta’s Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology.