Dick and Betsy DeVos are two individuals who a part of the prominent DeVos family, a well known family that currently resides in Michigan, a state that has been able to prosper from the generosity of the DeVos family as well as the family’s prosperity in the world of business with the family company that is known as Amway Corporation. Dick and Betsy DeVos are considered to be leaders of this family due to their initiatives to not only promote the family name, but also to extend the generosity of the family and what it stands for. The DeVos family is mostly known for their endeavors within the family company that is known as Amway Corporation and for their dedication to make sure that the family company provides the best products to the customers along with the best customer service. Dick and Betsy DeVos have plans for the future in order to continue to improve the United States.
Dick DeVos is the son of Richard DeVos, the founder as well as the developer of Amway Corporation, a company that specifically specializes in household products that are sold internationally. Dick DeVos has always been inspired by his father and has been inspired to follow the path of his father in order to become a successful individual within the world of business. Dick DeVos has been a part of the Amway Corporation family for over 40 years and has served as the leader of the company where he expanded the international market that Amway Corporation is a part of.
Dick DeVos has followed his fathers path in numerous ways. Dick DeVos has not only become a successful businessman, but he is also a successful philanthropist alongside his wife, Betsy DeVos. In total, this couple has donated over $139 million in donations to worthy charities and organizations that are dedicated to help economic growth throughout the United States. Dick and Betsy DeVos believe that success comes from how much is given rather than how much is made in total. Of all the initiatives that Dick and Betsy DeVos are interested in, education is one of the most important initiatives to them.
Dick and Betsy DeVos understand the importance of an education. As an individual who worked hard for his degree in economics, Dick DeVos understands that scholarships and opportunities to go to college should be based upon merit and not based upon the income of the family. As a result, Dick and Betsy DeVos have donated to create countless scholarships and programs. Dick and Betsy DeVos even donated funds in order to create a school that would better serve students in the state of Michigan that has been able to promote a higher way of learning.