“Why Not Give to Our Community?”

Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and his wife, Diana. (Photo by TNH/Costas Bej)

“It’s really extraordinary,” said Dr. Lee Goldman, Dean of Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons, about the $250 million donation made to the medical school by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and his wife, Diana. That is in addition to the gift they made to Columbia’s Barnard College. In fact, the Vageloses have brought, directly or indirectly, an incredible $500 million to Columbia to date.

The son of immigrants who helped his father at their New Jersey coffee shop rose to …

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  1. I think more money would flow into our archdiocese if there was total transparency of finances and expenses and those in charge weren’t as greedy and corrupt as what we’ve witnessed under the current archbishop, which includes almost all the bishops and certain priests.

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