186. Arthur Blank
$3.8 billion Self-made Score: ( Source: home depot age: 75 residence: atlanta B.S., Babson College ’63 In August, Blank’s Atlanta Falcons and MLS club Atlanta United moved into their new $1.5 billion home, Mercedesbenz Stadium, slated to host the 2019 Super Bowl. Blank studied accounting at Babson College, where he ran a laundrypickup service and a landscaping business to cover his expenses. He and Bernard Marcus (No. 150) built Home Depot from scratch in 1978 after they were fired from jobs at regional hardware store Handy Dan. Since 1995, he has donated more than $65 million to education, from youthleadership initiatives to collegereadiness programs.