Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan announced the launch of a project to fight against various diseases
Wealthy people, especially in the West, a lot of money spend on charity. One can argue that such actions in some cases can be far from unselfishness, but to say something with certainty, we can not.
At the end of last year, the head of Facebook mark Zuckerberg (Mark Zuckerberg) announced its decision to give 99% of their shares in the world’s largest social network for charity.
And here Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan (Priscilla Chan) has issued a new statement, pledging to donate more than $ 3 billion over the next 10 years to combat various diseases.
Of this amount, about $ 600 million will be spent directly on research. The money will go to Finance research centre Biohub, in which experts from different fields can work together on certain issues. Will lead the program, Bargmann Cornelia (Cori Bargmann) is an American scientist and a neuroscientist.