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Trust Co. of the West CEO
2004-08 Giving* $290 million
In 2007, Day gave $200 million to establish the Robert Day Scholars Program at Claremont McKenna College to promote leadership in civic affairs and cultivate the next generation's business leaders. Since his graduation from Claremont McKenna, Day has remained devoted to the school, cultivating new educational programs in concert with school professors and administrators. Most recently, Day gave sister school Pitzer College $3 million to renovate an auditorium. He also gave $20 million to University of California at Los Angeles late last year to endow the Department of Surgery. Day also contributes to other causes personally and through a variety of charitable foundations.
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*Based on public records and interviews with donors
Data: BusinessWeek, The Chronicle of Philanthropy and the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University