Zuckerberg, Wife Give $25 Million to CDC to Fight Ebola

October 14, 2014 4:26 PM

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Zuckerberg, Wife Give $25 Million to CDC to Fight Ebola

Facebook Inc. (FB:US) founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan are donating $25 million to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control’s nonprofit arm to help fight Ebola.

The grant from Zuckerberg and Chan’s donor-adviser fund at Silicon Valley Community Foundation is for the CDC’s Ebola response in the three West African countries most affected -- Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone -- and “anywhere in the world where Ebola poses a threat to health,” according to an e-...

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