Priscilla Chan, announced they would donate 99 per cent of their Facebook shares (valued at about US$45 billion) to causes that advance human potential and promote equality.At just 31, Zuckerberg is a relatively young addition to the ranks of the world major philanthropists, but he not the first successful young executive to make a large charitable commitment well before retirement.Keep your New Year’s resolution in your pocket with one of these finance focused appsWeb literate millennials look beyond traditional banks for online investing and lending servicesThe answer to dealing with crushing student debt? Live well below your meansCanada has its own prominent examples of young executive philanthropy, too. At age 42, Belinda Stronach, heiress to the Magna fortune, started a foundation to support socially innovative projects. Ryan Holmes, CEO of Vancouver Hootsuite, started a grant at age 37 to help young Canadian entrepreneurs succeed.These high profile examples point to a growing trend among young professionals in Canada who still find a way to be charitable, despite not having the financial resources of a Zuckerberg, Stronach or Holmes.In 2010, 80 per cent of Canadians aged 25 to 34 made charitable donations, averaging $304 annually; in 2013, 81 per cent of young professionals made donations, with an average annual total of $366, according to Imagine Canada, a national charitable organization that supports and strengthens other charities or nonprofits.
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At Austin, Texas based GSD which has 35 meeting spaces, most are named after clients and former employees of the agency, a spokeswoman said. “However, for the one room that’s hard to find in the agency, we allowed our employees to come up with a name because the creatives weren’t keen with an ‘accounting’ conference room in their new area. The end vote was for ‘Tauntaun,’ which is based on the Star Wars creature because it lives in a wintery, far off place.