Bezos to Give $33M in College Scholarships to DACA Students

Bezos donates $33 million for 'dreamers' scholarship program

Bezos donates $33 million for 'dreamers' scholarship program

Bezos and his wife MacKenzie will donate the money to TheDream.US, a fund that awards college scholarships to dreamers - undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S.as children.

TheDream.US called the couple's donation the largest ever made in the organization's history. Bezos bought the newspaper in 2013.

Bezos, who's one of the 100 business executives to sign a letter urging Congress to protect Dreamers, said that his father was only able to make something of himself because generous organizations helped him when he arrived from Cuba.

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Munoz and Donald Graham, chairman of Graham Holdings, KSAT's parent company, are co-founders of TheDream.US, along with Carlos Gutierrez, of Miami, a former USA secretary of commerce.

"With a lot of grit and determination - and the help of some remarkable organizations in DE - my dad became an outstanding citizen", said Bezos.

The announcement comes at a time of uncertainty for DACA recipients, who are not eligible for federal financial aid, most state aid, and who often express uncertainty about their ability to afford college.

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But TheDream.US provides each participant with a total of $33,000 in scholarship funds over the course of four years, which helps pay for their tuition, books and fees. 2,850 students are now enrolled in college under the program, according to the foundation. They also get no state aid in 44 states and and must pay out-of-state or global tuition in more than 15 states. The White House said Thursday that no deal has been reached yet. "We expect a 75% graduation rate".

The money will support TheDream.Us, a nonprofit working to help undocumented immigrants attend and graduate college. Still, 94 percent of those receiving scholarships return to college after their first year, greater than the national average of 72 percent.

And Trump has been placed on the defensive about his comment during an Oval Office meeting that people from "high crime" or "s***hole countries get to come" to the United States.

GKN reject takeover bid that values the company at £7bn
The town's ironworks supplied rails to railways in the United Kingdom and overseas , making it the world's largest by 1845. In 2012 Melrose bought utility metering firm Elster for £1.8bn and sold it three years later to Honeywell for £3.3bn.

Personalities such as Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, Bill and Melinda Gates, and Pierre and Pam Omidyar are just some of the notable benefactors.

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