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Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
Google pledges $1 billion to fund non-profit education<
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Google says over the next five years it will spend $1 billion on nonprofit organizations helping to raise education levels around the world and commit its employees to a million hours of volunteer work doing the same.
CEO Sundar Pichai announced the goal Thursday morning in Pittsburgh, the city where he arrived in the U.S. from India 24 years ago.
Pichai also unveiled a program called "Grow wit ...