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A Virginial Choice


Everyone around the water cooler today is snickering that Paris Hilton has lost her inheritance to charity. What isn’t widely reported, however, is to whom Grandpa Hilton is donating a portion of his fortune to:

The charity has distributed $560 million over more than six decades for programs to help the blind, house mentally ill homeless people, prevent substance abuse and increase access to safe water in Africa and Mexico.

A significant portion of the money helps the work of Catholic Sisters; more than half of the foundation’s grants go to international projects.


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