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April 11, 2014
Billionaire Jeff Bezos just gave largest donation yet, $20m to Hutchison Center for further research into immunotherapy, boosting his previous gifts there.
"He’s ruthless. He’s secretive. He’s worth $30 billion. He’s been accused of being tighter with his wealth than a lemonade stand—so much so that we recently named him one of the "six least generous" leaders in tech. But is all that about to change? Is Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos ready to begin thawing his stoic stance on personal philanthropy?" -- Kristina Strain, Inside Philanthropy