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December 19, 2012 9:01 AM
Zuckerberg donates almost $500 Million In Fbook stock to charity
Posted by Staff
Mark Zuckerberg announced today that he is donating 18 million Facebook shares (almost $500 million worth) to a philanthropic organization called the Silicon Valley Community Foundation.

His donation will be used for health and education projects.

Here's the full announcement from Zuckerberg's Facebook page:

Two years ago, Priscilla and I signed The Giving Pledge, committing to donate the majority of the money we earn to charity.
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