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Ikea founder Kamprad pays for equipment to the hospital - Ask and you will be answered

Friday, 23 August 2013
Ikea founder, Ingvar Kamprad is know for being very careful with the penny but what is not much talked about is his philanthropic heart especially in Sweden. A reminder of that came when a healthcare centre was shocked by a donation to them from eh Ikea superman.
Ingve Komprad
According to news reports, for three years, a healthcare in the locality of Ljungby had sought from the local authority money to buy new equipments for the hospital - equipment that was needed to detect bladder cancer. But the local authority said No that there was no money. Then the frustrated medics turned to Ingvar Kamprad instead.

Surprise, the Ikea founder responded with a handwritten letter and a cheque for Skr300 000 from Kamprad's fund. 

Who said the IKEA big boss was too tight with money? Just ask and you might be answered, not only in the bible but also here.
By Scancomark.com Team



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