More Than Money: A Tech Giant's Commitment to Public Schools

More Than Money: A Tech Giant's Commitment to Public Schools

Salesforce’s commitment to Bay Area schools now totals more than $50 million over the course of its five-year partnership with its local school districts. But grants aren’t the only way that the company helps.

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In a Bay Area Homelessness Push, New Signs That the Tech Industry May Actually Have a Heart

In a Bay Area Homelessness Push, New Signs That the Tech Industry May Actually Have a Heart

Does the tech industry have a social conscience? It's a fair question right now. But if this industry has a moral leader, it's philanthropist Marc Benioff, who once again is helping catalyze an anti-poverty push.

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Where’s Benioff Shifting his Personal Philanthropy?

Marc Benioff is an important philanthropist to watch, along with his wife Lynne. Quite apart from the big fortune here ($3 billion) and the success of his company, Salesforce, Benioff has been something of a pioneer in tech philanthropy and is a visible leader in that fast moving scene. So as he and Lynne refine their giving strategy, it's good to pay attention.
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