Traditions In Giving Back, Envelope The DeVos Family In Warmth

In, a recent article by Shandra Martinez, about Dick DeVos and his family’s charity warmth is placed in the hearts of many. There is something to be said about a family that gives to others. A heartwarming true tale to be told to the masses and it would be fantastic if more families were to build their fortune only to help the world and not just themselves, it is refreshing. It speaks to the idea that people see a persons worth by what they do in the world and not just by their material accomplishments. It is in what they do for the world that is so extremely appealing. The family over the time they have been giving, much more than most dream of in life, having given over 1 billion dollars. That is an astronomical amount but, it is very well received to various charities in need. Click on the following link to read to full article: http://www.mlive.com/business/west-michigan/index.ssf/2016/01/devos_family_donations.html#incart_river_home

It is important to identify that those contributions to the greater good have absolutely nothing to do with other political donations. Dick is said to be conservatives and strong in his faith but, his giving to those organizations is outside of the creation of betterment for others. Take a look at his family foundation which, is a superbly dedicated force to be reckoned with in the world of giving. They are well versed in giving back to the arts which, not only entertains but, offers a cultural perspective of elegance to the world. Dick offers his own humble thanks for the recent publicity his family foundation’s charitable donations receieved.

I am incredibly grateful to my parents for initiating and encouraging by example the tradition of philanthropy within our family. We are happy to be a part of this great community!

Posted by Dick DeVos on Monday, January 4, 2016

In addition to the arts they have many other branches that their giving extends to and their organization is multifaceted offering a proclamation of goodness to many areas. Some of the reach extends to education, leadership and even to better the justice system in the country and around the world. They are a family that takes their monetary gift and spreads it among some of the most impoverished areas leading to nothing more than a whole lot of good and change in the world. It is something that many people wish for and think about but, even upon achieving never activate a call to service. The DeVos family has done more than activate they have made an impact on others who can also give back and make this world a much better place. When what a family does has an impact on others causing them to use their wealth to help others this world and the good in it only picks up speed.