TITLE

Sumner in a giving mood

AUTHOR(S)
Learmonth, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/19/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 13, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the donations given by Sumber Redstone. Redstone, shareholder of Viacom and CBS, announced that he has committed $105 million worth of donations for advance cancer treatment and burn recovery at nonprofit health care organizations. He will make cash contributions of $35 million paid out over five years to Cedars-Sine Prostate Cancer Center, FasterCures/the Center for Accelerating Medical Solutions and Massachusetts General Hospital.
ACCESSION #
24835112

 

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