ABDULLA AL GHURAIR FOUNDATION FOR EDUCATION
Founder: Abdulla Al Ghurair Country: U.A.E.
Focus areas: Education Founded in: 2015
The Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education—one of the largest privately funded philanthropic education initiatives in the world—was formed with an investment of $1.1 billion. Together with the Emirates Foundation, the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation runs the Young Thinkers Programme—an online digital platform to promote university and career readiness. Through the platform's STEM scholars' program, it has committed to reaching a minimum of 15,000 promising Arab youth over the next decade.