Facebook founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, appears on the Oprah Show to discuss his new Startup: Eduction foundation, which the billionaire officially announced on a blog post yesterday. Zuckerberg has pledged $100 million to “invest in educating and improving the lives of young people”. Along with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Newark, NJ Mayor Cory Booker, Zuckerberg hopes this foundation will make Newark’s education system “a symbol of excellence”.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg discusses philanthropy on Oprah [VIDEO]
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