The DeVos family is a world renowned family that is not only known for their political ties as well as the family’s success within the world of business, but is also a family that has learned early on that the secret to success is not the profits that are made, but is instead what is done with the profits that are made in order to help individuals across the United States experience economic growth and opportunity. The DeVos family is the proud owner of a company that is known as Amway Corporation which is an international company that specializes in providing household products all over the world that are not only inexpensive, but are also of the highest quality. The DeVos family is a hard working family that makes sure that communities are built and are strengthened. As an example, the community that the DeVos family currently resides in is thriving all thanks to the many donations made to support foundations and organizations that focus on helping others.
Of the many members of the DeVos family, three specific members stands out against the rest. These members of Betsy DeVos, Dick DeVos, and Richard DeVos. As the father of Richard DeVos as well as the founder of Amway Corporation, Richard DeVos laid the foundation for the success of the family and has made sure over the past several decades that the company of Amway Corporation is a growing one with a long-lasting legacy as a company with great products and great service. Read more about their foundation at dbdvfoundation.org
As the son of Richard DeVos, Dick DeVos has worked hard to secure the family’s legacy for the future. Dick DeVos has always been inspired by his father and has made sure to honor the reputation of not only the company, but also of the family. Dick DeVos has worked under his father and believes that he has learned from the best in the process. Even as a young boy, Dick DeVos knew that he wanted to be a businessman and knew that he wanted to impress his father by working hard within the company and showing his natural talent for business as well as for leadership.
Along with Dick DeVos is his wife, Betsy DeVos is an individual who has become consumed by philanthropic goals. In recent news, Betsy DeVos has become involved in the education initiative due to the fact that she wants to make sure that the best opportunities are offered to individuals across the country based upon merit and not based upon how much money the parents can put towards an education. For future plans, Dick and Betsy DeVos want to help grow the economy through education initiatives that will have a positive effect to brighten the future. Read more about her philanthropy at MLive.