Microsoft Co-Founder Allen To Donate $9M To CDC For Ebola Response
Reuters: Microsoft co-founder Allen to give $9 million for Ebola fight
“Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen’s charitable foundation on Thursday will announce it is donating $9 million to support U.S. efforts to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, a source familiar with the matter said. … Allen said the donation from the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation will help CDC establish emergency operations centers in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone… Last month, Allen’s foundation donated $2.8 million to the American Red Cross for its work on the outbreak…” (Begley, 9/11).
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