Amazon founder Jeff Bezos‘ Day 1 Families Fund has awarded $7.5 million in grants to two Hawaii NGOs.
On Oahu, Family Promise of Hawaii received $2.5 million.
According to the most recent federal data, one in every thirty young children in Hawaii experiences homelessness each year.
arlier Jeff Bezos had promised to give away the majority of his wealth and had donated $123 million.
Jeff Bezos went beyond the Giving Pledge, saying that giving away his fortune is about “figuring out how to do it in a levered way.”