Philanthropy

The Mission of Dick DeVos

Dick DeVos is a prominent member of the DeVos family, a family that has not only contributed much to their beloved community in the state of Michigan, but also a family that continues to give back to worthy organizations across the country in order to make sure that the success of the DeVos is translated into the well-being of others. Dick DeVos has many attributes including the fact that he is not only a well respected individual within the community of business, but is also an individual who continues to uphold the philanthropic responsibilities that his family started many decades ago.

 

Dick DeVos is a businessman, an entrepreneur, a leader, a father, as well as a family man who has dedicated his career to business and to creating a great life for his family to come and the many more generations of DeVos to come in the future. Dick DeVos wants to spread the family legacy in order to make sure that greatness continues to occur and in order to make sure that individuals in even the most impoverished communities are assisted. Dick DeVos is a loving man and has had the rare luck of knowing exactly what he has wanted to do even from a young age in life. Dick DeVos has wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps even since an early age and has continued to make his father proud and to exceed any expectations.

 

What makes Dick DeVos so famous is not only his wealth of over $5 billion, but also his contributions to communities across the country that are in the name of his family. One of the organizations that Dick DeVos is the most passionate about giving back to is the organization that involves creating education opportunities for individuals who have little to no money to pay for a higher level of education. Dick DeVos believes that the secret to economic growth is to make sure that everyone receives an excellent education to build the overall human capital.

 

Dick DeVos has always believed in the quality of an education. As an individual who received his degree in economics from Boston College, Dick DeVos understands what it is like to work hard and continues to support many education initiatives within the United States. Dick DeVos hopes to not only expand the legacy of the DeVos family, but also hopes to continue to improve the lives of others.