Melinda French Gates is co-chair and trustee of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. After joining Microsoft in 1987, she distinguished herself in business as a leader in the development of its multimedia products. Since 1996 she has directed her energy towards the nonprofit world. Click here to find out more about Melinda French Gates.
Mother's Day is usually a joyous occasion — and this year we have even more reason to celebrate. Mothers and their children are surviving today at higher rates than at any other point in history. In fact, just since 1990, the number of children who die before their fifth birthday has declined from more than [...]