Don’t start a foundation: Pierre Omidyar ignores early advice, then reconsiders

11/27/2013 |

Summary

Not heeding the advice of friend Bill Drayton, the Omidyars created a foundation when starting their philanthropy. However, Pierre Omidyar’s experience improving people’s lives through eBay convinced him that traditional foundation rules are too limiting.
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