Left surprise $11M

Social worker left surprise $11 million to children's charities

Left surprise $11M
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Naiman had called the center about a newborn while working for the state more than a decade ago, and its founder, Barbara Drennen, showed up in the middle of the night to get the baby.

Left surprise $11M
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Left surprise $11M
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After Naiman’s death, Karan realized how little he knew of the other aspects of his longtime friend’s life.

Left surprise $11M
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Naiman gave $900,000 to the Treehouse foster care organization, telling them that he was a foster parent years ago and had brought kids in his care to the group’s popular warehouse, where wards of the state can chose toys and necessities for free.

Left surprise $11M
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WATCH BELOW: Donation drives bring in more than 300 gifts for seniors spending Christmas alone After Naiman’s death, Karan realized how little he knew of the other aspects of his longtime friend’s life.

Left surprise $11M
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Naiman had called the centre about a newborn while working for the state more than a decade ago, and its founder, Barbara Drennen, showed up in the middle of the night to get the baby.

Left surprise $11M
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Naiman gave US$900,000 to the Treehouse foster care organisation, telling them that he was a foster parent years ago and had brought kids in his care to the group's popular warehouse, where wards of the state can chose toys and necessities for free.

Left surprise $11M
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Naiman, who died unmarried and childless, loved kids but also was intensely private, scrimping, investing and working extra jobs to stockpile money that he rarely spent on himself after seeing how unfair life could be for the most vulnerable children, his friends say.

Left surprise $11M
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The amount baffled the beneficiaries and his best friends, who are lauding Naiman as the anniversary of his death approaches in January.

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