A retired Italian trainer has bequeathed greater than 25 million euros ($30 million) to hospitals and charities, gorgeous residents of the northern metropolis of Genoa the place she lived who had no inkling of her wealth. Marisa Cavanna died in December aged 96. She was described as a reserved girl who by no means acquired married and didn’t attend social occasions.
She wrote her personal obituary within the Genoa metropolis newspaper, Il Secolo XIX, dedicating “a heartfelt remembrance to an extended record of former college students”. Her property was price some 40 million euros. It was not clear the place her wealth got here from, however Italian media urged she had doubtless inherited it.
Genoa’s Gaslini youngsters’s hospital will obtain round 5 million euros, whereas town’s Galliera hospital will obtain the same sum, plus her residence. “It’s a huge property price a number of million euros. She has informed us to promote it and use the cash for analysis and innovation,” Galliera hospital director normal Adriano Lagostena informed Reuters.
The hospital had not identified concerning the bequest till after her dying. Lagostena mentioned he had not identified Cavanna personally, however added that she had been handled at his hospital. “We now have had different vital donations prior to now however by no means of this dimension,” he added.
Different donations will go to proper teams and charities working in Italy and overseas, together with Amnesty Worldwide. The remainder of her property was divided up between her carers, household and mates, Italian media mentioned. ($1 = 0.8242 euros)
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