Why the Name Dick DeVos Rings a Bell

When I came across and article about philanthropist Dick DeVos, the name was very familiar to me. I was not surprised to hear that Dick’s father was Richard DeVos, the founder of Amway Corporation. The name has been matched to success in all areas of life and in business. Whether the individual is giving or whether they are successful in general, Dick DeVos has made the grade.


It’s always nice to hear that the richest of the rich are some of the most giving people in the world, and Dick DeVos is no exception. DeVos not only is the 67th richest person in the world, but he has a net worth of more than $57 million. I can see that when prestigious organizations make mention of your name, clearly you have done something worth notoriety. I’m especially glad that a light shines on not only the business acumen of DeVos but his charitable spirit as well.


DeVos is known for his Dick and Betsy DeVos Foundation, which has been highly regarded for its contributions to the education, arts, and religious community. They have also given to organizations like Kids Hope USA, and they provide funding for the Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital as well. There are numerous organizations, schools, and community projects that DeVos is a part of, but they are all too numerous to list here. Researching them one by one has given me some clear insight into the type of person that Dick DeVos is, and it’s no surprise that God has blessed him as well as all of his endeavors tremendously. Learn more about Dick DeVos on Crunchbase.