According to the annual list of top donations in The Chronicle of Philanthropy, Jeff Bezos made the single-largest charitable donation in 2020. The $10 billion gift by the Amazon founder and CEO, which was announced in February, contributed to launch the Bezos Earth Fund, an initiative that is designed to support scientists, activists and other organizations in the fight against the effects of climate change. Phil Knight co-founder of Nike, and his wife Penny made the second- and third-largest donations, with gifts of $900 million to the Knight Foundation and $300 million to the University of Oregon. Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, and his wife, Priscilla Chan, made the fourth-largest donation on the Chronicle’s list: a $250 million gift to the Center for Tech and Civic Life. Arthur Blank, co-founder of Home Depot and the owner of the Atlanta Falcons, took the fifth spot in The Chronicle’s ranking.