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American Spirit of Giving #983086

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 21, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The giving pledge from 58 billionaires to give most of their wealth to charity noted.

(Studio: Katie Couric) Interviews held with billionaires Forstmann Little and Co. founding partner Ted Forstmann and AOL co-founder Steve Case about giving money away presented; details given about the philanthropy of Andrew Carnegie and the foundations of Forstmann and Case. [FORSTMANN - explains why he gives money away; comments on adopting South Africa street orphans.] [CASE - comments on his decision to pledge his resources and helping to solve world problems.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie
Duration:
00:03:40

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