The Importance of Combining Business and Philanthropic Acts to Benefit the Community

Business development and advancement has been at the center of economic development of many organization and governments across the world. This is necessitated by the availability of affordable and ready market that has been used to foster economic growth. This has led to emergence of many people across the world that have invested in different economic development projects and business ventures. This has promoted the emergence of many charitable organizations and philanthropic people across the world. Betsy DeVos is a leading business woman and a philanthropic in United States of America. She has been an active political personnel in the Republican Party. In addition, she has been at the center of campaign organization of the Republican Party.Betsy DeVos was born in Holland, Michigan in 1958 and grew up in a renowned and respectable family. She developed interest in the political field when she was back in campus. As such, she was elected as a student leader. She later graduated from Calvin College with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and political science.

This was the basis to which she now joined the political life and advanced it together with undertaking different business ventures. Betsy DeVos depute in politics came in 1982 when she participated as a delegate in the Michigan republican party. This brought her to the political limelight, as such she is pushing forwards her political endeavors. In 1996, she did get the opportunity of serving as a chairwoman of the republican Michigan party. This is due to his enhanced public participation in the political affairs that earned her the position. Many people have since praised Betsy’s determination and commitment to the party including senators who termed her as a real supporter foe republican manifesto and policies with a good sense of mobilization.

Despite being a recognized and well celebrated political actor, Betsy DeVos has participated in many political fundraising. This have been specifically associated with the Republican Party where she has donated a lot of money towards campaigns. For instance, in 2004 she contributed helped contribute over $150,000 towards the re-election of President George Bush. This was the moment she received much recognition from the administration and she was elected as a member to the National Republican Senatorial Committee. She has contributed a lot in the 2016 US election where she spearheaded the election of the republican president. As a result, she has been rewarded for her commitment to the party by being nominated for the position of education secretary. Visit her website: http://www.betsydevos.com/education/

Betsy DeVos and his husband founded the Windquest Group in 1989 which deals with manufacturing, technology and clean energy. They established Dick and Betsy DeVos family foundation that deals with philanthropic works. They focus on education, community, leadership and justice.