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Sandy Weill, Citigroup chairman emeritus and former CEO, and his wife Joan discuss their $185 million gift to the University of California, San Francisco for neuroscience research. They believe that this is the decade that neuroscience catches up to other progress in similar sciences. Sandy Weill also weighs in on the financial sector and the prospects for Citigroup.
Sandy Weill, Citigroup chairman emeritus and former CEO, and his wife Joan discuss their $185 million gift to the University of California, San Francisco for neuroscience research.
Hedge fund titan Bill Ackman is best known for his investments in the market, but it's another investment that's grabbing the attention of Wall Street.
Steve Cohen of Point72 Asset Management has launched a nonprofit that aims to treat mental health issues among U.S. veterans.
Wealthy Americans continue to be the most generous when it comes to donations, according to the latest BNP Paribas Philanthropy Index.
David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group, discusses his efforts to use the space under the Lincoln Memorial to build an education facility.
Ripken has found success on and off the field. Here's how baseball taught him to push past failure.
Two phony cancer charities that swindled donors out of more than $75 million will be dissolved, NBC News reports.
The car that was used by Pope Francis during his visit to the U.S. last September could now be yours—through an auction.
Butter and maple syrup aside, IHOP's National Pancake Day also raises money for children's charities.
To mark International Women’s Day, CNBC picks a selection of female pioneers that the world should be paying attention to in 2016.
With the world focusing on the U.S. elections, the debate about what makes a suitable leader has never been fiercer.
Melinda Gates, co-chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, gives her thoughts on what a president - whether that be female or male - should act like.
Total giving by the top 50 philanthropists in America dropped 30 percent last year to the lowest amount since 2010.
Actor, Kevin Spacey explains the future for his charity, The Kevin Spacey Foundation.
Neil Blumenthal, Warby Parker discusses how he is disrupting the eye wear industry without losing sight of philanthropy.
(RED)’s CEO, Deborah Dugan explains how HIV can be eradicated by 2030 with the right strategy, while discussing the charity’s current projects.
CNBC's Becky Quick talks to billionaire Bill Gates and rock star Bono about the ways they are looking to change the world.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has donated 290,000 shares of Facebook stock to a myriad of different charities.
Just eight years after being stranded on a boat, a penniless migrant is now reportedly a rich man.