According to a file from the United States Securities and Exchange Commissi Thursday, Cook completed the transacti December 27, when Apple shares were priced at $ 289.80. No stock was sold and no declarati price was applied to the transfer, which means that the exact amount given by Cook will probably remain unknown.
Executives of publicly traded companies are not required to disclose the destinati of charitable datis, but Cook has made datis to Human Rights Caign’s e America Project, a gay rights initiative, in the past. In 2014, the Apple chief dated hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Steel Valley School District of Pennsylvania, a gift that funded the purchase of iPads for students and teachers.
Cook regularly participates in philanthropic activities such as the aucti of individual meetings via CharityBuzz. In 2014, for example, a lunch with Cook at Apple headquarters sold for $ 330,000. Proceeds from line sales are generally dated to the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice Human Rights.
Like other tech executives – although not multi-billi – Cook pledged to date a large porti of his mey to charities and, in 2015, said he plans to take a “systematic approach “of philanthropy.
In additi to the dati announced today, Cook has made similar datis to unspecified organizatis in recent years. He dated 50,000 Apple shares to an unidentified third party in 2015, 23,215 shares in 2018 and 23,700 shares in 2019.
Following last week’s transacti, Cook ctrols 847,969 fully-owned Apple shares, which to date are worth $ 256.5 milli.