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Mark Zuckerberg, CEO Of Facebook, Is Giving $100 Million Dollars To The Newark Public School System

 

Young Mark Zuckerberg 

 

NYMAG – In a bit of positive press for the Facebook CEO – who could certainly use it right about now! – Zuckerberg has agreed to donate $100 million to improve Newark’s public school system. As part of the arrangement, Gov. Chris Christie will be giving up some control of the long-troubled state-run operation to Mayor Cory Booker (the state took control of the city’s floundering school system in 1995). The donation will be officially announced Friday in the splashiest of ways: on the Oprah Winfrey Show. Continue Reading…

 

Mark Zuckerberg was born in White Plains, NY and grew up in Westchester County. He also attended the prestigious Harvard University located in Cambridge, MA.

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  1. ThaStorm
    October 29, 2010 at 10:39 AM

    A less risky and more affluent city doesn’t need Zuckerberg’s money. Get it?

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