'It will be wrong to think that way. I feel a lot of people do charitable work but they don't talk about it and the media also doesn't know about it. I am one of them', Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan said at the launch of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 11'.
'My approach to philanthropy will continue to be thoughtful. It will take time and effort and care. But I won't wait. And I will keep at it until the safe is empty,' 48- year-old MacKenzie Bezos wrote in an open letter recently.
Stan Perron grew up in poverty and slowly amassed his fortune, going from running milk bars and a taxi service in Perth, to operating office blocks, car distribution, and mining interests all around the country.
Myna Mahila Foundation is among seven charities hand-picked by the couple as they announced that anyone who might wish to mark their wedding day on May 19 should consider making a donation to one of the charities, rather than sending a wedding gift.
The family's commitment towards the pledge of 10 percent, which is approximately Rs. 7,000 crores, includes three percent of their stake in group flagship Bharti Airtel, towards supporting the activities of Bharti Foundation.