The 25 most generous philanthropists in America today
|08/19/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- The Chronicle of Philanthropy publishes an annual list of the top 50 philanthropists (both individuals and couples) by calculating their yearly donations.
- In 2017, America’s wealthiest residents donated $14.7 billion to nonprofit organizations.
- About 60% of the total was donated by people who made their fortunes in tech, suggesting America’s philanthropic center is shifting away from Wall Street and towards Silicon Valley, according to The Chronicle.