Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan Donate $5M To Ravenswood Family Health Center

MarkZuckerbergTechCrunchDisrupt650The charitable donations keep coming from Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, as AP reported that the couple will donate $5 million toward the $29 million cost of expanding a Silicon Valley community health center.

According to AP, the Ravenswood Family Health Center in East Palo Alto, Calif., is the beneficiary of the Zuckerbergs’ latest charitable endeavor. The facility is located close to Facebook’s headquarters in nearby Menlo Park.

According to The Chronicle of Philanthropy, the Zuckerbergs’ donation of 18 million shares of Facebook class-A common stock to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation was the largest individual philanthropic donation in the U.S. in 2013.

Photo above by Courtney Rundles.

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