Impact/React: A Debate About Philanthrocapitalism

When Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Dr. Priscilla Chan, announced last December that they plan to commit 99% of their Facebook stocks, roughly $45 billion, to launching a charitable initiative, the world was astounded by the unprecedented scale of the gesture. Later, as the details of the arrangement became clear, that the money wasn’t a donation, but a limited liability company devoted to charitable causes, for many, their opinion began to shift. (Imagine Canada)

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About Marnie Grona

Marnie Grona is a marketing communications professional based in Toronto who works for Imagine Canada as Director, Marketing and Communications. She has a Masters Certificate in Marketing Communications Leadership through the Executive Education Centre of the Schulich School of Business and studied marketing and advertising at the University of Winnipeg. She also has a background in arts marketing and management where she served at the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival and the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre.

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