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April 22, 2017; Boston Globe

Like many successful celebrities, in 2005, Tom Brady established a charity. Brady’s Change the World Foundation Trust was started as a 501(c)(3) private foundation with an initial contribution of just under $500,000, with all but $10,000 coming from Brady. In the decade since that initial contribution, Brady has contributed nothing to his own foundation, according to publicly available IRS records on GuideStar and the Urban Institute’s