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Warren Buffett's annual auction to benefit a San Francisco charity has drawn a bid of more than $1 million, surpassing last year's top offering.
CNBC's Robert Frank discusses Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife's $120 million donation to Bay Area schools, and whether it will be different than his Newark mistake.
The cash envelope man and Mark Zuckerberg's California giving are misguided and wasteful uses of philanthropic dollars, says Jake Novak.
"We will take time in the next several weeks to figure out how to best move forward in a way that keeps @hiddencash fun and safe,"
Priscilla Chan, the wife of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, speaks with NBC's "Today" about the $120 million donation the couple made to San Francisco area public schools - and her rules on her husband's ubiquitous hoodie.
Mark Zuckerberg announced that he is donating $120 million to San Francisco Bay area schools—his second education donation of this size.
Through her Sunshine Lady Foundation, Doris Buffett answers requests for help to Warren Buffett.
Despite Mark Zuckerberg's $100 million gift to Newark, critics say the city has not turned into a "symbol of educational excellence."
What happened to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's $100 million donation to Newark, New Jersey, schools? Ken Berger, Charity Navigator CEO, and Randi Weingarten, American Federation of Teachers, discuss.
With a who's who of bankers and hedge fund titans in attendance, the Robin Hood Foundation's annual gala raised more than $60 million.
What happens when you combine two political celebrities, one tech billionaire, powerful unions, and a failing school district?
The Corporate Angel Network, which gets cancer patients free flights on corporate jets, recently flew its 45,000th passenger.
A trio of hedge fund managers have secretly directed one of the largest pools of philanthropic capital for years, undetected by design.
New NBA commissioner Adam Silver made famous by Donald Sterling's racist rant will let one well-heeled person pick his brain.
Citigroup founder and philanthropist Sandy Weill said that young entrepreneurs and executives should start giving to charity as early as possible.
Zarin Mehta, Green Music Center, and Sanford Weill, former Citigroup chairman & CEO, discuss how Weill's $12 million donation to Sonoma State University will help the school finish its music center and develop one of the best music programs in the country and attract some of the best students in the world.