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Jeff Bezos announced on Instagram today that he is giving about 7.7% of his $130 billion net worth to launch the Bezos Earth Fund.


  1. According to the article, what role did Amazon employees have in this move?
  2. How much in total dollars is he committing?
  3. By 2040, what is Amazon’s pledge?


Harrington, R. (2020). Jeff Bezos says he’s giving $10 billion — about 7.7% of his net worth — to fight climate change. Business, Feb. 17 (