Robert and Hope Smith's generous pledge to pay off the student loan debt for Morehouse College's entire 2019 graduating class has inspired a jeweler to gift the grads with $240,000 worth of bling.
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After a billionaire announced he would pay off student loan debt for Morehouse College grads, the comparisons to another billionaire were inevitable.
Dr. Dre's daughter Truly Young once complained that he was forcing her to attend the University of Southern California. On Sunday, the legendary music producer deleted an Instagram post bragging that his daughter was accepted to USC on her academic merits.
Dr. Dre sparked controversy on social media when he bragged that his college age daughter got into the University of Southern California "on her own" merits - and not because he once donated a whopping $70 million to construct a new building on the USC campus.
A homeless veteran who was cheated out of $400,000 by a New Jersey couple will receive the full amount from GoFundMe. The crowdfunding website promised to contribute the full $400,000 to an escrow account created by lawyers to help pay Johnny Bobbitt's living expenses.
A Philadelphia homeless veteran will never see the rest of the $400,000 raised for him by a woman who created a GoFundMe account to repay him for loaning her his last $20 when her car ran out of gas last October.
Electronic Arts, the Canada based maker of Madden NFL and NBA Live video games, has announced a contribution of $1 million to the victims of the mass shooting in Jacksonville last weekend.
Oprah Winfrey offered to match George and Amal Clooney's $500,000 donation to the “March for Our Lives” gun control rally organized by the survivors of the tragic shooting at Florida's Parkland high school last week.
Chris Brown doesn't have Oprah money, but he still dug deep in his pockets to donate $50,000 to Columbia Middle School in Atlanta. The singer stopped by the school on Saturday to drop off concert tickets for all the children to attend his show later that night at Philips Arena.
Oprah Winfrey opened her checkbook and donated $5 million to the prestigious Ron Clark Academy, a private middle school for gifted black students in Atlanta. Oprah was the special invited guest for the black tie event to commemorate the middle school's 10th anniversary on Friday night.
Rap mogul Sean "Puffy" Combs just made it easier for Howard University students to pay off their student loans.
The 46-year-old college dropout presented a $1 million check to the school during his Bad Boy Reunion Concert Tour stop in Washington, D.C. on Thursday.