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November 17, 2016
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Gates Foundation to Match $500,000 in Giving Tuesday Donations Made on Facebook

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Bill and Melinda Gates are marking the fifth annual Giving Tuesday by pledging $1 million to match donations raised for charity on Facebook.

A Gates Foundation campaign will match up to $500,000 in donations made on Giving Tuesday using one of Facebook’s newest charitable-fundraising tools, the grant maker and the internet company said Thursday.
 
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