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Anonymous Donor Bid $3,456,789 To Eat Lunch With Warren Buffett

Reuters | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 06.14.2016 | Impact

An anonymous bidder agreed at auction to pay $3,456,789 to eat lunch with Warren Buffett, tying the record for the right to dine with one of the world...

Warren Buffett Donates Record Amount Of Company Stock

Posted 07.13.2015 | Impact

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett has given more than $2.8 billion worth of Berkshire Hathaway stock to five charities as part of his plan ...

Someone Spent $122,500 On Warren Buffett's Autographed Cadillac In Charity Auction

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2015 | Impact

By Jonathan Stempel Feb 20 (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's 2006 Cadillac attracted a high bid of $122,500, more than 10 times its market ...

Warren Buffett's Auctioning His Cadillac To Support Girls' Education

Reuters | Posted 04.12.2015 | Impact

Feb 9 (Reuters) - Warren Buffett has put his 2006 Cadillac on the auction block to raise money to benefit a children's charity he has long supported...

21 Surprising Facts You Never Knew About Warren Buffett

GOBankingRates | Posted 11.13.2014 | Money
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A lot has been written about the Oracle of Omaha, from his famously prescient investments to his near-mythical origin story. But there are still a lot of things the general public doesn't know about Warren Buffett.

Warren Buffett Gives Single Largest Charitable Contribution

Associated Press | Posted 07.16.2014 | Impact

AP/HuffPost OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett has given several charities Berkshire Hathaway stock worth more than $2.8 billion as part of his pl...

America's 10 Top Givers Are...

Posted 11.23.2013 | Impact

They want to put an end to insidious diseases and improve underserved schools. They’re giving millions to save the environment and to making sure th...

Want A Lunch Date With Warren Buffett? Pay Up

Huffington Post | Alexandra Schuster | Posted 06.04.2013 | Business

Apparently, lunch with Warren Buffett is a highly coveted affair, as bidding for the 14th annual Glide Foundation eBay auction ramps up this week. ...

Top U.S. Donors Of 2012 Not All 'Old White Men' For Once

Posted 02.12.2013 | Impact

UPDATED: Tues. Feb. 12, 1:50 p.m. EST If the word "philanthropy" conjures up solely images of stodgy foundations and out-of-touch donors, it may be...

Major Charity Gifts Drop 30% In 2012

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact

Major charity gifts in the United States dropped 30 percent in 2012 from the previous year, the Chronicle of Philanthropy reports. According to th...

Buffett: Cap On Charitable Deductions Won't Change Giving By Even A 'Penny'

www.cnbc.com | Posted 11.28.2012 | Impact

With "fiscal cliff" discussions going on in Washington, non-profits are already in combat mode over the potential for a cap or limit on charitable tax...

Happy Birthday Mr. Buffett! Here Are 13 Adorable Photos Of You

Posted 08.30.2012 | Business

Our favorite Coke-drinking, newspaper-tossing billionaire turns 82 years old today. To celebrate, Warren Buffett announced that he's upping his contri...

Warren Buffett Gives Huge Donation To Bill Gates Foundation

Posted 07.10.2012 | Impact

UPDATED: June 10, 2012; 9:13 a.m. EST Warren Buffett is continuing to make good on his promise to donate most of his $44.1 billion to charity. ...

Warren Buffett: My Extra Money Would Be More Useful To Others

Posted 06.07.2012 | Business

Warren Buffett is out there again talking about how he has too much money. The billionaire investor explained to a crowd of more than 1,000 on Wed...

The Giving Pledge: Which Wealthy Families Are Joining Buffett And Gates? (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Billionaires Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates have pledged to give the majority of their fortunes to charity -- and have asked other wealthy ...

Warren Buffett Donates $2 Billion In Berkshire Hathaway Shares To Charities

DealBook | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Warren Buffett has given away 512,169 Class B shares of Berkshire Hathaway stock to three charitable foundations, in keeping with his plan to give awa...