George Soros Makes The Forbes Top Lists, Plans To Continue Philanthropic Efforts

George Soros has been involved with numerous philanthropic works which are aimed to help people in society. His motivations for helping people lie in the past experiences that George has had to go through during the span of his lifetime. Now, a successful hedge-fund investor, George has been making appearances across numerous political scenes intending always to help the right people attain the position of power.

George made a fortune on Wall Street through a variety of risky trades and hedge fund investments. Today, George has an empire worth billions and is rated as one of the richest people in the world. He has been featured countless times in journals and media outlets like Forbes and has been ranked numerous times on their lists. In 2016, George made an appearance on the lists of Forbes 400, George was also given the number ten spot on the list of the highest-earning hedge fund managers of 2016. Read on project-syndicate.org.

George came from a town in Hungary which was under the ruling of the Nazi regime at the time. Soros witnessed the immense amount of distress the people around him were facing owing to the oppressive rule on Forbes. His aim thereon was to help people in whatever way he can, to make sure that no one has to live in an oppressed society as he did. Soros then left Hungary to pursue a degree from the London School of Economics. After attaining his degree, Soros started his career in finance as a worker at a small bank. To pursue his ambitions, he moved to New York, where he currently resides. When he first came to New York, George Soros started working on Wall Street where he first entered the world of hedge funds, a business in which he would rake his fortune.

In light of helping the repressed members of society, George set on a mission to help refugees from countries that were hit by war. In 2016, he started up an organization aimed at helping victims of war who were seeking refuge in European countries. Through this organization, he helped numerous refugees stand on their own two feet again by helping them establish small businesses to support themselves. Through his lifetime, Soros has donated over $12000 million towards the upliftment of society. Numerous organizations all over the world have benefited from George’s efforts and have been able to lead a more comfortable life because of it. Some details are posted on opensocietyfoundations.org.

George has also been a donor to numerous political parties and agencies all over the world. He has also been a strong supporter of the Democratic Party and has helped them numerous times in their presidential campaigns. In 2016 alone, George donated approximately $25 million towards Hillary Clinton and her campaign.

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