Archive for the ‘Philanthropy/Charitable Giving’ Category

Chan and Zuckerberg’s Post-Charity Initiative

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Pretty much anything related to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan garners headlines. The announcement that they would be giving away 99 percent of their fortune – currently worth $45 billion in Facebook shares – prompted visions of a massive private foundation in the manner of ...

Famous for Multiple Reasons

Monday, December 7th, 2015

Some people are famous for more than one endeavour. For example, Clint Eastwood is famous for being an actor and the mayor of Carmel, California. Then there is Deion Sanders who played both professional baseball and professional football. On one occasion, Deion played a baseball game and then played a ...