YWCA Chief Executive Officer Dorri McWhorter on $9 million gift from Mackenzie Scott

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FILE – In this March 4, 2018 file photo, then-MacKenzie Bezos arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. A donation from author and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott to Virginia State University has become the largest single donor gift in the historically Black college’s history. The $30 million donation by Scott was announced Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020, in a post that detailed the nearly $4.2 billion in gifts given to nonprofit organizations by the philanthropist in 2020. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

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YWCA Chief Executive Dorri McWhorter joins WGN’s Ilyce Glink to discuss the recent donation from Jeff Bezos’ former spouse Mackenzie Scott on her gracious $9 million gift to the YWCA. “She doesn’t know how meaningful this really is,” said McWhorter.

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