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December 31, 2003

Biggest Gifts And Pledges Announced By Individuals In 2003

1. Joan B. Kroc, widow of the founder of McDonald's (Oak Brook, Ill.) $200-million (bequest)
ยป To augment the endowment of National Public Radio (Washington)

2. Irwin M. Jacobs, president of the QualComm telecommunications company (San

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