Paul Ramsay Foundation
Paul Ramsay AO, Chairman and founder of Ramsay Health Care, passed away on 1 May 2014 in his home town of Bowral, leaving a philanthropic bequest of more than $3 billion to charity.
During his life, Mr Ramsay had been a generous benefactor to dozens of charities and worthy causes and in death, he left the biggest single donation in Australia’s history to his personal foundation. This legacy will be of enduring benefit to the Australian community.
The Paul Ramsay Foundation is Australia’s biggest charity by assets and among the top 50 philanthropic foundations globally. Its grants are funded form the dividends of its Ramsay Health Care shareholding.
The Paul Ramsay Foundation is committed to identifying the root causes of disadvantage and implementing strategic solutions to empower communities. It looks to forge long term collaborative partnerships with peers and fund scalable projects to grow capacity and enable lasting change.
For more information visit www.paulramsayfoundation.org.au
A video Tribute to our friend & founder Paul Ramsay AO
Ray Martin's interview with Paul Ramsay on 50 years of Ramsay Health Care