David Koch, NY Billionaire And Major Funder Of Right-Wing Causes, Is Dead At 79
David Koch, the right-wing businessman and billionaire whose massive fortune ranked him among the richest people in the world, has died.
Updated: Aug 23, 2019 2:22 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Metropolitan Museum Of Art Will No Longer Accept Gifts From The Sackler Family
The museum is part of a growing group of cultural institutions distancing themselves from the family, which has been linked to the opioid crisis.
Updated: May 16, 2019 10:44 AM
Arts & Entertainment
Lincoln Center Pays Avery Fisher's Family $15 Million So It Can Rename Concert Hall
Avery Fisher Hall will be undergoing a $500 million renovation.
Updated: Nov 13, 2014 4:25 PM
Philanthropist Who Jumped To His Death Was "Cantankerous" & Compassionate
Wilson was extremely frugal despite starting a hedge fund that made him nearly a billion dollars.
Updated: Dec 25, 2013 12:59 PM
New "Global Bloomberg" Feels Sorry For Poor Losers In Mississippi
"I feel sorry for the people of Mississippi...In parts of Mississippi, by the delta, [life expectancy is] in the 60s. Now what did I miss here? Who’s right, and who’s winning? They are not winning."
Updated: Oct 10, 2013 2:40 PM
Can Wal-Mart Buy Off NYC With A $4 Million Donation?
"For years, the Walmart Foundation has supported programs that strive to make a difference in the lives of New Yorkers."
Updated: Jul 6, 2011 10:11 AM
Millions Later, Bloomberg Ends Charitable Giving Program
Mayor Bloomberg, after being awarded the Carnegie Medal For Philanthropy Months
Updated: Mar 19, 2010 1:08 PM
Bloomberg Donated $254 Million To Charities Last Year
In a year when charitable giving dropped among the nation's wealthiest
Updated: Feb 8, 2010 3:01 PM
Man Donates $10 Million to Lincoln Center
Philanthropy isn't totally dead: David Rubenstein, the Carlyle Group's managing director,
Updated: Oct 1, 2009 6:44 PM
Skip Lunch and Fight Hunger for City Harvest Tomorrow
How much did you spend on lunch today? $10 for a salad
Updated: May 13, 2008 7:04 PM
Schwarzman Gets Name on NYPL
Rendering of the forthcoming Schwarzman inscription designed by Pentagram Earlier this week,
Updated: Apr 24, 2008 5:18 PM
Splurge and Give: Spring for City Harvest
Eating out and being philanthropic may seem mutually exclusive, but there is
Updated: Apr 1, 2008 12:35 PM
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