Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Mark Zuckerberg & Wife Priscilla Chan drop millions to fight Ebola Outbreak!!

Facebook (FB) founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, who is a pediatrician, are donating $25 million to help fight Ebola.
Zuckerberg announced the donation to the CDC Foundation on his Facebook page, naturally. In the post, Zuckerberg said the Ebola epidemic was at a “critical turning point.”
“It has infected 8,400 people so far, but it is spreading very quickly and projections suggest it could infect 1 million people or more over the next several months if not addressed,” Zuckerberg wrote. “We need to get Ebola under control in the near term so that it doesn't spread further and become a long term global health crisis that we end up fighting for decades at large scale, like HIV or polio.”
He said speed is critical in fighting the epidemic, which is the largest Ebola outbreak in history, according to the CDC.   READ MORE

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