Wednesday, 02 December 2015
We like this: Zuckerberg baby announcement
It’s a girl for Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, and that’s not the only birth they’ve announced today
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan have welcomed a baby girl into the world – and with the announcement have pledged to give away 99 per cent of their shares in the company to charity, worth about £30 billion.
Every parent wants the world to be a better place for their child to grow up in, and the couple have announced the shares will be put towards the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, which will focus on everything from learning, equality and clean energy, to poverty, disease and building communities.
“Priscilla and I are so happy to welcome our daughter Max into this world!” Zuckerberg wrote along with the announcement in a letter to baby Max on Facebook: