In celebration of their newborn daughter, Max, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan pledged to devote nearly all their wealth (roughly $45 billion) to solving the world’s problems. But, perhaps more powerful than their philanthropic pledge, is the beautiful letter penned to their little girl – or rather, the world she’s becoming a part of.

The letter, which was first published on Facebook, reflects not only the new parents’ sense of pride in bringing their daughter into the world, but also their hope for the future.

“Your mother and I don’t yet have the words to describe the hope you give us for the future. Your new life is full of promise, and we hope you will be happy and healthy so you can explore it fully. You’ve already given us a reason to reflect on the world we hope you live in.”

Read the full letter below:

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Priscilla and I are so happy to welcome our daughter Max into this world! For her birth, we wrote a letter to her about…

Posted by Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, 1 December 2015