The “philanthropic arm of Google”, created by Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page.
While the organisation continues to define the goals, priorities and approach, it will focus on several areas including global poverty, energy and the environment.
An early project was to create the Google Grants program, which gives free advertising to selected non-profits. To date, Google Grants has donated $33M in advertising to more than 850 non-profit organizations in 10 countries. Current Google Grants participants include the Grameen Foundation USA, Doctors Without Borders, Room to Read, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
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