Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants to solve Europe’s biggest problems by searching for entrepreneurs with the best ideas.
Bloomberg, who has pledged to give away the majority of his estimated $33 billion net worth, organizes his charitable activities under the umbrella of Bloomberg Philanthropies. The orgnanization focuses on the environment, the arts, government innovation and education. Each year, Bloomberg Philanthropies issues a Mayors Challenge calling on cities to pitch their most innovative ideas for the chance to win cash to turn them into reality.
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