Harvard Business School Gets $40 Million Gift From Chao Family

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Bloomberg.com – Harvard Business School received $40 million from the James S.C. Chao and Family Foundation for scholarships and an executive education building.


The Boston Globe – Harvard Business School is significantly expanding its mission of training current business leaders with the addition of a second executive education center, funded by a $40 million gift from the family of The Honorable Elaine L. Chao.

Boston Business Journal – A family foundation with alumni ties to Harvard Business School will donate $40 million to support fellowships and the construction of a new executive education facility to replace Kresge Hall.