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.
Vol. 19, Issue 32, Page 4Published in Print: April 19, 2000, as Correction