The Success of Dick DeVos

One of the most generous families in the United States is a wealthy and prominent family that currently resides in West Michigan and is the owner as well as the founder of Amway Corporation, a multi-billion dollar corporation that is dedicated to offering individuals with the best products all over the world. This family is known as the DeVos family, a family that has generously donated billions of dollars to worthy organizations across the United States that all have the same end goal: improve the community and to help others. The DeVos family believes that their wealth should be used to help individuals that may have had misfortune in the past. Among the many family members of the DeVos family, Dick DeVos is one of the most influential members. Dick DeVos is a businessman in his own right and has worked hard in not only the family company, but has also worked hard with charities across the United States.


Dick DeVos is a hard working individual who grew up knowing that he wanted to be successful and to help build the name of the DeVos family. Dick DeVos has always had the goal of making his father, Richard DeVos proud, and has worked hard to grow the name of DeVos. For over four decades, Dick DeVos has climbed the latter within the DeVos’ company and even became the CEO of Amway Corporation. As a leader of the company, Dick DeVos worked hard to create a wider international market for the company. As a leader of Amway Corporation, the international sales matched the domestic sales thanks to the hard work of Dick DeVos.


Dick DeVos and his wife, Betsy DeVos, have always been charitable individuals and truly believe in giving back to communities that are in need of economic growth. Dick DeVos and his wife, Betsy believe that the key to economic growth is the increase in human capital. As a result, Dick DeVos has invested millions of dollars in scholarships as well as to build schools in order to help every single individual receive a higher level education.


Dick DeVos is a true believer in hard work as well as in education. As a graduate with an economics degree, Dick DeVos understands that hard work can yield much success in life. Dick DeVos believes that those who receive an education should receive one based upon their merit and not based upon how much money their family can contribute. Thanks to Dick DeVos as well as Betsy DeVos, thousands of dollars worth of scholarships reach children on an annual basis to make sure that each one of them receives a quality education that will secure their successful and fruitful future to come.