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News - January 6, 2012

Record $100K donated to Holiday Fund

Family's contribution is largest individual gift ever received

An anonymous $100,000 donation from a Palo Alto family foundation has propelled this year's Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund total to more than $330,000, the largest amount ever raised.

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— Palo Alto Weekly staff

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Posted by UsuallyNotAnonymousHere
a resident of Crescent Park
on Jan 6, 2012 at 10:22 am

"It's not too late to make contributions to this year's campaign. Information is available online at PaloAltoOnline.com/holidayfund. The final publication of donors' names will be in the Friday, Jan. 20, edition of the Weekly."

----> [anonymously] done, just now, though shorter # of zero's. The PayPal-mediated donation checkout process is heavy-handed ito trying to push the donor to pay via PayPal.


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Posted by Hmmm
a resident of East Palo Alto
on Jan 6, 2012 at 4:06 pm

So nice to read this story and the above comment. There are so many locally generous folks, even in these hard times.


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