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Melinda Gates
Co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, businesswoman, and mother. Dedicated to helping all people lead healthy, productive lives.
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I loved hearing from about how he and balance household responsibilities and role-model for their kids.
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Melinda Gates May 24
“Fighting for my education was the most critical decision of my life. It was something no girl in my community had ever done, and it went against deep-rooted cultural norms.” Thank you, , for sharing your story.
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Melinda Gates May 24
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Congratulations to these inspiring young women!
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Melinda Gates May 24
To quote graduating cadet Tiffany Welch-Baker, "My hope when young black girls see these photos is that they understand that regardless of what life presents you, you have the ability and fortitude to be a force to be reckoned with." Hear hear!
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Melinda Gates May 23
It's ! Learn how you can help end child poverty, one red nose at a time.
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Melinda Gates May 22
. and I recently got to see the young women at in action. I loved the screen-printed posters they created to show how they’ll commit to the lift.
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Melinda Gates May 21
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And if you’re interested in partnering with the , you can learn more about the Empowerment + Opportunity fund, which supports global work on behalf of women and girls.
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Melinda Gates May 21
In The , I write about a number of incredible organizations dedicated to lifting up women around the world. Learn more about , , and others, and see how you can help advance their work.
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Melinda Gates May 18
Tune into But That’s Another Story to hear my editor, , and I talk about our love of books!
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Melinda Gates May 17
Education after high school is not only crucial to success in today’s economy—it’s a pathway to opportunity.
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Melinda Gates May 16
There's nobody quite like . I had so much fun filming with him for the second season of "My Next Guest Needs No Introduction." I can't wait to watch the rest of the conversations on May 31!
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Melinda Gates May 14
Thanks to for committing to the lift by working to ensure women around the world have access to contraceptives. How will you commit to the lift?
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Melinda Gates May 14
“My kids—and all kids in general—are a big reason why I do this work.” Meet Greg Garcia of , an organization working to transform mental health policy.
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Melinda Gates May 13
The are committing to the lift by honoring “fierce females.” I got to meet these young leaders while I was in Dallas and the experience gave *me* a huge lift. I’m so excited to see all that they go on to accomplish.
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Melinda Gates May 12
This , I want to share a piece of advice my mom gave me when I was younger—and how her words would go on to shape my life for decades to come. Happy Mother's Day, Mom—I love you.
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Melinda Gates May 11
. founded to help make pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother around the world. In honor of Mother’s Day, I asked Christy to share six photos that remind her progress is possible.
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Melinda Gates May 10
Never in a million years would I have guessed was secretly scheming with to surprise me on the last night of my book tour. An unforgettable end to an unforgettable experience.
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Melinda Gates May 9
No one should have to choose between a paycheck and caring for a loved one. Proud to see Washington leading the way on and serving as a model for other states.
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Melinda Gates May 8
Why does universal access to contraceptives matter? If a woman can space her children three years apart, they become twice as likely to live to their fifth birthday. and I discussed this and more on the podcast.
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Melinda Gates May 7
. and I are live in Los Angeles, talking about The and the importance of empowering women and girls worldwide. Join us!
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