Salvation Army http://kplu.org en Secret Millionaire Leaves Massive Gift to Seattle Charities http://kplu.org/post/secret-millionaire-leaves-massive-gift-seattle-charities <p>Three Seattle-area organizations will split a massive charitable gift of $187.6 million, thanks to one generous donor. Seattle Children’s Hospital, the University of Washington School of Law and the Salvation Army call it the biggest gift given in the state this year, and the sixth largest nationwide.</p><p>The donor is Jack MacDonald, who died in September at age 98. He inherited a fortune built by his father’s MacDonald Meats company.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 00:59:40 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 11319 at http://kplu.org Secret Millionaire Leaves Massive Gift to Seattle Charities Diamond ring dropped in Spokane Salvation Army kettle http://kplu.org/post/diamond-ring-dropped-spokane-salvation-army-kettle <p>SPOKANE, Wash. &mdash; An anonymous donor dropped a diamond ring wrapped in a dollar bill in a Salvation Army red kettle in the Spokane area.</p><p> Tue, 06 Dec 2011 17:57:18 +0000 The Associated Press 3372 at http://kplu.org Diamond ring dropped in Spokane Salvation Army kettle