But some of our best resources in the fight against extreme poverty, disease, and educational inequity are the individuals who take action in their own communities. Our Global Citizen and Foundation Cares programs help communities and organizations join
in our effort to improve the lives of people around the world.
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Sue Desmond Hellman reflects on her first two years as CEO by asking one question that drives our work at the Gates Foundation:
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