The Chronicle of Philanthropy recently took the list of America’s top ten wealthiest people and compared it to their giving.  Here are the top five:

  • Bill Gates Net worth: $81 billion.  Wealth directed to charity: 22%
  • Warren Buffett: Net worth: $65 billion.  Wealth directed to charity: 71%
  • Michael Bloomberg: Net worth: $45 billion.  Wealth directed to charity: 10%
  • Sergey Brin: New worth: $37 billion.  Wealth directed to charity: 6%
  • Larry Page: Net worth: $38 billion.  Wealth directed to charity: 4%

How does their giving compare to yours?