Mark Zuckerberg donated $ 498 800 000

Mark Zuckerberg donated $ 498 800 000

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg donated 18 million shares of its social network to charity. In terms Zuckerberg donation was $ 498, 8 million that is currently a personal record for the youngest billionaire in the world. All funds will be directed to the organization Silicon Valley Community Foundation, which deals with funding for health and education projects.

Mark Zuckerberg donated $ 498 800 000

Recall that Zuckerberg is among the US's wealthiest people have signed the so-called "The Giving Pledge". In accordance with this document, the signatories undertake to hand over most of their money to charity, and to do so they can both during his lifetime and bequeathed to the state of the various organizations.