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Facebook's Zuckerberg leads big jump in charity among the wealthy
Facebook's Zuckerberg leads big jump in charity among the wealthy

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, led a big rise in philanthropy among the wealthy in 2013 as the number of gifts of at least $1 million climbed 57%, according to a report by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. The 29-year-old social media billionaire and his physician wife donated 18 million Facebook shares to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. The Chronicle report, released Wednesday, listed the Zuckerberg gift value at $992.2 million, by far the largest single gift of the year. INTERACTIVE MAP: Southern California's housing recovery "It was a much stronger year for donations among the affluent,” Chronicle editor Stacy...

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