Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie, announced the launch of a $2 billion fund Thursday to help homeless families and create preschools.

According to USA Today, one charity fund goes to The Day 1 Academics Fund, which plans to launch a network of high-quality, free Montessori-inspired preschools in underserved communities.

Another fundraising campaign supported, “No Child Sleeps Outside,” for Mary’s Place, a Seattle homeless shelter Amazon donated more than 47,000 square feet of space to in one of its buildings and which provides a home to 200 women, children and families.


Source: Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announces $2 billion fund to build preschools, help homeless families