George Soros is an individual who is recognized in the globe for his philanthropic ideas and measures. He is the owner of Central European University in Budapest which offers several courses that help the student get knowledge and skills in social sciences. George has been assisting certain groups that have been defending human rights of the citizens. He was born in 1930 at Hungary and was raised from a humble background.
George decided to leave Budapest in 1947 to head to London where he worked in certain jobs so as to cater for his school fees in the university. He undertook his studies in London School of Economics in 1956 and then later did a masters in philosophy. After completing his studies, he migrated to U.S where he ventured into finance and investments.
In 1970, he established his own fund called the Soros Fund Management hence becoming one of the best investor among U.S. George Soros started his philanthropy in 1979 providing scholarships to the black South Africans who were undermined during the apartheid rule. He assisted in endorsing exchange of innovative concepts in the society and also funding visits as well as supporting cultural groups. George continued to grow his philanthropy in several countries and embracing new efforts to build transparent and democratic societies among the states. He also involved himself to fight drugs while in his leadership role.
George Soros used his wealth and income to create a new institution in more than 30 years ago known as the Open Society Foundation. He has been able to assist many firms across the world that are fighting for freedom of expression and communities that enhance justice. It has also been able to pay university fees for the students who would have dropped out due to racial discrimination and the location they lived, and learn more about George Soros.
The institution comprises of a network of foundations, partners and projects that have operated for over 100 countries through their hard work and unity among themselves. The Open Society Foundation suggested that Soros had funded the institution with 18$ million so as to promote his funds. The foundation has been involved in fighting for democracy and human rights in several countries across the globe.It invested in certain issues such as on reducing the abuse by the law enforcers. The Open Society Foundation has been at the forefront to help in major calamities such as the 201la outbreak in Rome.
During Soros tenure in the philanthropy department, there are certain objectives that have remained the same such as his desire to fight and overcome the global problems that are critical. At his tender age, he used to live in the Nazi- Hungary community, which was a closed society.
When his wealth grew, George decided to venture and fund the hard work of individuals and groups that advocated for the rights and freedom of the underprivileged to promote democracy. Besides that, he has been giving advice to the young and the entrepreneurs concerning making proper decisions. George has also shared his diligent ideas involving philanthropy in his articles, and Twitter.com.