By Jan Sjostrom – Daily News Arts Editor
Read Original: Palm Beach Daily News
The Norton Museum, which has been edging toward its $100 million capital campaign goal, rocketed past it last week with a $16 million donation from hedge fund billionaire and seasonal Palm Beach resident Ken Griffin.
The gift from the Kenneth C. Griffin Charitable Fund — the largest cash donation in the West Palm Beach museum’s 77-year history — brings the total raised for the Norton’s Norman Foster-designed expansion to $107 million.
And that’s not all. Griffin also plans to donate an additional $4 million to endow the director’s position.
“It raises the bar that someone like Ken, […] Read more