The largest American charitable contributions of 2008.

Analysis of the year's biggest philanthropists.
Jan. 23 2009 5:54 PM

Slate 60

The largest American charitable contributions of 2008.

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Editor's note: Since the year 2000, the Slate 60 has tracked both donations and pledges for future donations. In many cases, donors made partial payments on a pledge. The information in the "paid" column for a particular year pertains only to payments made in that year, and is in no way meant to imply that donors have not fulfilled their pledges.

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