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Philanthropy 50: 2021’s Top Donors


The Chronicle’s 22nd annual ranking of America’s biggest donors features new faces such as Jared Isaacman, Austin Russell, and Mark and Robyn Jones. The now divorced Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates gave an eye-popping $15 billion to their foundation last year to take the top spot. All 50 donors combined contributed more than $33.4 billion.