A story about philanthropic contributions in the April 5, 2000, issue of Education Week ("Corporate Giving to Education Grows at Record Pace") listed two incorrect numbers. Donors gave $9.7 billion to the nation's largest 1,009 foundations in 1998 to aid education. Funding given to higher education increased by 34 percent between 1997 and 1998.
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