Philanthropist Alfred E. Mann Makes Charitable Donation of $70 Million to Nevada Community Foundation
March 1, 2013 by VegasNews.com
Philanthropist Alfred E. Mann has made a $70 million donation to Nevada Community Foundation (NCF), making it one of the largest, single philanthropic donations in state history and almost tripling the community foundation’s size (previously, $35 million).
As the recipient of this extraordinary gift, NCF will employ its philanthropic expertise and professional administration to steward the charitable interests of Mann, enabling him to further develop his philanthropic strategies.
“A gift of this significance has the ability to catalyze philanthropy within our community and beyond,”saidGian F. Brosco, Esq., president of Nevada Community Foundation. “We are honored that such a prominent member of our community has chosen to place his funds with the Nevada Community Foundation. Preserving and protecting our donors’ philanthropic legacies is at the core of what we do, here. It is our mission. For a businessman and philanthropist of Al Mann’sstature to invest in us is a huge endorsement of the community foundation and we couldn’t be more pleased.”
Since its inception in 1988, Nevada Community Foundation has stewarded the charitable vision of many of Southern Nevada’s leading philanthropists, helping them achieve their philanthropic dreams and make a lasting impact on society.
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