Mackenzie Scott, Formerly Bezos, Says She Has Given Away $1.7 Billion of Her Wealth So Far

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Jeff Bezos, ex wife is making good on her pledge to give her money away in a block post. Mackenzie Scott said she donated $1.7 billion in the past year. The causes include racial equality, LGBTQ rights, public health and climate change. Her split from Jeff Bezos left her with a 4% stake in Amazon. Washington, D. C's Howard University says it received an eight figure Don't A shin from Scott, the largest gift from a single donor in the school's history. It will spend the money on infrastructure, faculty development, social innovation and student grants. Pam Coulter, CBS

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