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Bezos' ex-wife, MacKenzie Scott, gives millions to 2 Chicago colleges

1 month ago   |   By ABC

City College officials say the money is the largest single private donation ever given to Kennedy-King College.
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Chicago's National Museum of Mexican Art gets $8 million from philanthropist MacKenzie Scott

1 month ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

The National Museum of Mexican Art announced late Tuesday that it had received a donation of $8 million, the largest single gift in the museum's 39-year history.
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Bezos' ex-wife, MacKenzie Scott, gives millions to 2 Chicago colleges

Bezos' ex-wife, MacKenzie Scott, gives millions to 2 Chicago colleges

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Two Chicago educational institutions have received donations from philanthropist MacKenzie Scott, the largest gifts from a single person in their histories, officials said Tuesday.
Kennedy-King College, a branch of City Colleges of Chicago, was given $5 million by Scott. The University of Illinois-Chicago received $40 million from the ex-wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.
“Ms. Scott's extremely generous donation will advance the lives of students who are poised to make great contributions to our city, our state and our world,” said UIC Chancellor Michael D. Amiridis. “Her gift is...
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