Mackenzie Scott Bezos Donates 4 Billion Dollars To Charity

MacKenzie Scott (Bezos) made the largest donation in the history of Morgan State University. The Historically Black College-University (HBCU) is just one of nearly 400 recipients of her generosity.

During the pandemic, MacKenzie Scott donated nearly $6 billion. Morgan State may use their $40 million gift, which immediately doubled their endowment, as they wish. (Forbes)

MacKenzie Scott became thewealthiest woman in the worldafter divorcing the richest man,Jeff Bezos.Her estate is estimated at $61 billion. She’s pledged to donate half that to charities. She said, (quote) “This pandemic has been a wrecking ball in the lives of Americans already struggling. Economic losses and health outcomes alike have been worse for women, for people of color, and for people living in poverty.” (