Mark Zuckerberg Welcomes His First Child, Pledges 99% Of His Facebook Shares To Charity

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Earlier today, Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan welcomed their daughter Max into the world, as announced by Mark.

In the announcement on Facebook, Mark also revealed that he and his wife have decided to give out 99% of their shares in the company to good causes.

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan

He said they are donating their fortune to the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative because they want to make the world a better place for Max to grow up in. The donation amounts to $45bn (₦8.96 trillion) at Facebook’s current value.

The money, however, will not be donated all at once but over the course of their lives.

 

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