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Academy Museum campaign collects $12-million gift from Dolby
Academy Museum campaign collects $12-million gift from Dolby

The Academy Museum's ambitious, $300-million capital campaign collected another major gift this week, from Dolby Laboratories. The San Francisco-based audio company made a $12-million contribution — $7 million in technology for the future museum's theaters and $5 million for its capital campaign, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Tuesday. In recognition of the Dolby gift, the academy will name the museum's rooftop terrace the Dolby Family Terrace. The announcement comes as the museum's five-year capital campaign, headed up by Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO Bob Iger, is nearing its finish line early. The campaign has secured...

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