“You can only wear one pair of pants at a time.”
– Charles F. Feeney (85), a successful entrepreneur, technology investor and low-key philanthropist, who gave away $8bn over the course of his lifetime to a number of causes, mostly in total secrecy, nytimes.com reported. He made his last grant in December to Cornell University, to support students doing community service work, it said. His remaining personal net worth is slightly more than $2m, and he now lives with his wife in a rented apartment in San Francisco, it reported.
Businessman Chuck Feeney is the founder of Atlantic Philanthropies.