OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Charlie Munger continues supporting the nonprofit Huntington Library in Southern California with a donation worth nearly $1.6 million.
Munger disclosed his gift of 11 Class A shares of Berkshire stock to the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday.
The shares that Munger donated on Dec. 21 are currently selling for around $143,000.
The 89-year-old Munger, who Warren Buffett consults on every major move he makes at Berkshire, now holds 6,224 Class A shares and 750 Class B shares of Berkshire worth roughly more than $890 million.
Munger is a longtime supporter of the Huntington Library in San Marino, Calif., that houses collections of rare books, fine art and botanical gardens.
Munger lives in the Hancock Park area of Los Angeles not far from the Huntington Library.