The Chronicle of Philanthropy Editor Stacy Palmer: “Clearly something went very wrong” in the case of the University of Chicago and the Pearsons

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The Chronicle of Philanthropy Editor Stacey Palmer explains why the Pearson Family Members Foundation rescinded its $100 million donation to the University of Chicago. She then provides a different way for donors to choose a cause, like the Pearsons tried to do.


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