The enduring legacy of Rich DeVos
Entrepreneur, philanthropist, author, popular speaker, proud American, unabashed man of faith, husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather: Rich DeVos left an indelible mark on the world in his 92 years. It is the hope of his family that his legacy will continue to inspire new generations.Read Story
Through generous giving, Rich and Helen DeVos supported projects around the world
Rich’s wife, Helen, never could have imagined how many lives would be blessed when she insisted as newlyweds that the couple set aside 10 percent of their income for causes near to their hearts.
In The News
- A Look Back – Rich DeVos’ Meet and Greet for His Final Book, a Memoir Entitled “Simply Rich”
- Business leaders, officials honor life of Rich DeVosMlive
- Magic Dedicate Basketball Court to the Late Rich and Helen DeVosNBA
- How Rich DeVos’ harrowing transplant journey helped put Grand Rapids on medical mapMlive
A steadfast champion of America, Rich served his community and his country in many ways.Leadership
“We had the joy of giving away money,” Rich often said, “from the first days of our marriage.”Philanthropy
Rich was raised in a family where faith was a priority; it would remain the center of his being throughout his life.Faith guided everything
Get to know Rich
How does a Rich DeVos come to be? How did he become this one-in-a-million man who spread his unique American way of business around the globe, inspired millions with his “can do” philosophy, and touched countless more by sharing his rich blessings?