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Shakira and Gerard Piqué Send 'Parents to Parents' Letter to Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan

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Shakira, Gerard Pique of FC Barcelona and Milan Pique attend the final during day seven of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell at the Real Club de Tenis Barcelona on April 26, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. 

Shakira and her partner Gerard Piqué congratulated Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan on the birth of their daughter Max and the launch of their Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. 

They did it on Facebook, of course.

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“Dear Mark and Priscilla: From parents to parents, our most heartfelt congratulations on welcoming Max to the world […]

Your commitment to making the world a better place than you found it, and to empowering everyone to help make that a reality through all the tools you’ve listed here, education for all being one of them, show that success, when shared, has a multiplier effect […] Thanks for your generosity,” read portions of the letter.

Dear Mark and Priscilla,From parents to parents, our most heartfelt congratulations on welcoming Max to the world. She...

Posted by Shakira on Tuesday, December 1, 2015

In turn, Zuckerberg posted an answer a couple of hours later:

"Thanks Shakira and Geri! Your work with the United Nations has been an inspiration and we've enjoyed discussing each of our education projects together over the years. We look forward to you guys meeting Max soon!"

Shakira has devoted the bulk of her considerable philanthropic endeavors to early child development.