In Brief


Bloomberg Philanthropies’ mission is to ensure better, longer lives for the greatest number of people.

Bloomberg Philanthropies encompasses all of Michael R. Bloomberg’s giving, including his foundation, corporate, and personal philanthropy. In total, he has given $9.5 billion. Bloomberg has committed the vast majority of the profits from Bloomberg L.P., the global financial technology, data, and media company he founded in 1981, to support the work of Bloomberg Philanthropies. The organization focuses on five key program areas as well as special Founder’s Projects. It also includes Bloomberg Associates, a pro bono consultancy that works with mayors, and philanthropic activities through Bloomberg L.P.