Mark Zuckerberg Donates $25 Million to Fight Ebola

Time will only tell whether or not Mark Zuckerberg’s invention saved or doomed friendships as we know them, but there’s no denying the dude’s charitable spirit. He just did the globe a huge favor by donating $25 million to Ebola research. To date, Ebola has killed more than 4,400 people in west Africa, and the full extent of the outbreak has yet to be fully realized. But the Center for Disease Control is doing what they can to stem the tide, and Zuckerberg’s contribution will certainly help. “We need to get Ebola under control in the near term so that it doesn’t spread further and become a long term global health crisis that we end up fighting for decades at large scale, like HIV or polio,” Zuckerberg wrote in a Facebook post. “We believe our grant is the quickest way to empower the CDC and the experts in this field to prevent this outcome” …

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