Daily News: Gates foundation donates multimillion-dollar grant to Philly schools

By Regina Medina, Daily News Staff Writer

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is giving $2.5 million to pay for new educational initiatives that will benefit Philadelphia’s district, charter, parochial and private schools.

Philly was one of seven district-charter compact cities that received multimillion-dollar grants Wednesday from the Gates Foundation, which handed out a total of $25 million.

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