The company, through its charitable foundation, pledged $5 million to the memorial.
In order to be consistent with that statement, the Romneys limited their deduction of charitable contributions.
By the way, killjoys, American charitable giving goes up by 42 percent during this season of crass materialistic greed and excess.
c.1200, in reference to the Christian virtue, from Old French charitable, from charité (see charity). Meaning "liberal in treatment of the poor" is from c.1400; that of "inclined to impute favorable motives to others" is from 1620s. Related: Charitableness; charitably.