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December 04, 2015
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$45 Billion Zuckerberg-Chan Pledge Has Charities Excited — and Wary


Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, will give away 99 percent of their shares in the company — currently worth $45 billion — to help in "improving this world for the next generation."

Leaders at grant-seeking charities say they are excited to see what Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his spouse have in mind for the $45 billion they pledged to doing good in the world — and wary of the broader impact it may have on...

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