Archive for July 15th, 2010

Kudos, Paul Allen

July 15, 2010

Paul Allen, who has been generous to all the arts for the past two decades, is planning to give even more in the next few years. The story in The Seattle Times starts this way:

“Billionaire Paul Allen has taken his friend Bill Gates up on his challenge to publicly pledge the majority of his wealth to philanthropy. Allen, who is 57, said today that he plans to leave the majority of his $13 billion estate to philanthropy to continue the work of his foundation and to fund scientific research.”

Read the rest of the story here.