Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Dr. Priscilla Chan were the most generous Americans in 2013. The two of them donated 18 million Facebook shares that were valued at over $970 million to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. The Chronicle of Philanthropyranked the top 50 donors and they came out on the top.
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Last month we wrote about how Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg would be hosting a fundraiser for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie at his home with his wife Priscilla Chan. Guests at the event included Condoleezza Rice. Governor Chris Christie is seeking re-election this year and has been raising funds in California since February 11th. During the event, there was around 40 protestors outside.
Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is one of the wealthiest individuals in America. Along with his wife Priscilla Chan, Zuckerberg donated around 18 million shares of Facebook stock (worth $498.8 million) to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation.
Facebook CEO and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg said that he will be donating 18 million Facebook shares worth around $500 million to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. The donation will be used for funding health and education projects. Mark Zuckerberg made the announcement about the donation that he and his wife Priscilla are giving out on his Facebook profile page.
The first time I wrote about Pradeep Manukonda in February 2011, it was because Mark Zuckerberg filed a restraining order against him. Zuckerberg filed legal papers saying that Manukonda tried to follow, surveil, and contact him using language that had threatened his personal safety.
Mark Zuckerberg, the billionaire co-founder of Facebook, has refinanced his $5.95 million mortgage on his home in Palo Alto, California with a 30-yer adjustable-rate starting at 1.05% according to public records of the home. The borrowing costs that are availabe to high net-worth individuals are much lower if the person is willing to bear the risk of monthly interest rate adjustments according to Bankrate Inc. senior financial analyst Greg McBride.
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan got married one day after the Facebook IPO. Now we know that the couple went to Rome for their honeymoon. The couple visited the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel, the Colosseum, the Papal Basilica of Saint Peter, the Spanish Steps, and Pierluigi restaurant. Below are some pictures as snapped by Wojtek Balczun. Check out more pictures on pages 2-5.
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Mark Zuckerberg has been constantly profiled by the media for the past 8 years, but The New York Times recently decided to focus on his new bride, Priscilla Chan. Chan and Zuckerberg have been dating for the past 9 years. Below are some interesting notes from the New York Times article.
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