Mystery Donor Gives Universities Millions

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Over the last few weeks, a mystery person or organization has been giving away millions of dollars. Universities have been receiving anonymous donations. Purdue University got $8 million. The University of Iowa got $7 million. Other schools got donations too. Nobody knows who gave away the more than $45 million.


Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.

Somewhere out there, maybe listening to the radio like you, is a mystery person or persons who's giving away millions. For the last several weeks, universities have been receiving anonymous donations. Purdue got $8 million. Seven million went to the University of Iowa. Money went to the University of Colorado, Southern Miss and other schools. Nobody knows who gave $45 million or where they got it.

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