Social Worker Left Shock $11M Donation to Kids’ Charities

A Washington state social worker who died of cancer this year left a surprise $11 million donation behind for children’s charities—a fortune that not even his closest friends knew he had. Alan Naiman, who died in January at the age of 63, left the money behind for kids’ charities that help the poor, sick, disabled,…

Oprah Winfrey stuns charity with $1 million pledge

Oprah Winfrey stunned the crowd gathered at the annual luncheon for the N Street Village, a Washington-based charity benefiting homeless women, with one of her patented “you get a caaaaar!” moments. Winfrey pledges $1 million to a Washington-based charity benefiting homeless women. Winfrey, who was the keynote speaker at the Ritz-Carlton event Thursday, picked up…