Bill Gates on 'Giving Pledge'

Bill Gates on getting more billionaires to commit their fortunes to charity.
1:19 | 11/27/11

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Introduced you to be giving pledge a campaign to get the world's wealthiest to -- most of their fortunes to the world's poor. The movers and shakers behind the mission. Warren Buffett and bill and Melinda Gates and sent since it was -- some bold faced names have signed up George Lucas. FaceBook -- Zuckerberg New York City man Michael Bloomberg. All good news for Bill Gates who recently gave me an update. We have over seventy people. These are people who have substantial wealth. Generally over a billion dollars. We had our first get together and talked about some common causes education what people would learn what -- gone well. The environment. In our national -- until it was very successful we continue to -- people it is a group that's. Much smarter about they're -- because we're chairman each other for a lot of people listening to the story of another -- about. The different have to go through and how they develop passion when they could see the impact I mean. I think got. Will get people giving sooner and the younger you give them -- likely to provide your talent and influence as well as the track. -- admitted to -- have already donated tens of billions of dollars to their own foundation.

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