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November 17, 2013

Former Secretary of State Pledges $5-Million to City College of N.Y.’s Leadership School


Colin Powell, a City College alumnus, credits the New York institution with preparing him to compete against Ivy League graduates.

How much: $5-million pledge

Who got it: City College of New York

Who gave it: Colin Powell, former Secretary of State and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Where the money will go: To the School for Civic and Global Leadership, which is named for…

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