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    • The Moment of Lift

    • How Empowering Women Changes the World
    • By: Melinda Gates
    • Narrated by: Melinda Gates
    • Length: Not Yet Known
    • Unabridged
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    For the last 20 years, Melinda Gates has been on a mission. Her goal, as co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has been to find solutions for people with the most urgent needs, wherever they live. Throughout this journey, one thing has become increasingly clear to her: If you want to lift a society up, invest in women. In this candid and inspiring audiobook, Gates traces her awakening to the link between women’s empowerment and the health of societies. She shows some of the tremendous opportunities that exist right now to “turbo-charge” change.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Mother and Child Project

    • Raising Our Voices for Health and Hope
    • By: Melinda Gates
    • Narrated by: Rachel Held Evans, Natalie Grant, James Nardella, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In The Mother and Child Project, Melinda Gates, Kay Warren, Tony Campolo, Christine Caine, and Senator William H. Frist, along with other inspirational leaders, cultural icons, political experts, academics, and service providers, provide a personal yet fact-based narrative exploring the plight of women and children living in extreme poverty in an effort to educate and inspire the church to speak up in support of maternal and child health issues in the developing world.

    Regular price: $21.67

    • Melinda Gates: I Spent My Career in Technology. I Wasn't Prepared for Its Effect on My Kids.

    • By: Melinda Gates
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    I spent my career at Microsoft trying to imagine what technology could do, and still I wasn’t prepared for smartphones and social media. Like many parents with children my kids’ age, I didn’t understand how they would transform the way my kids grew up — and the way I wanted to parent. I’m still trying to catch up.

    "Melinda Gates: I Spent My Career in Technology. I Wasn't Prepared for Its Effect on My Kids." is from the August 24, 2017 On Parenting section of The Washington Post. It was written by Melinda Gates and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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