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Big heart: South Africa’s richest black man gives $1.3 billion, half his wealth, to the poor

May 25, 2015

optimismBBC News – South Africa’s richest black man, Patrice Motsepe, has announced he is giving away half his wealth to improve the lives of the poor.

The mining magnate said the money would be handled by the Motsepe Foundation to address education and health issues.

He said he was inspired by the word’s two wealthiest men, Bill Gates and Warren Buffet, who are encouraging billionaires to donate to charity.

Read more at http://urbanintellectuals.com/2013/05/03/big-heart-south-africas-richest-black-man-gives-1-3-billion-half-his-wealth-to-the-poor/

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