North­eastern Uni­ver­sity helped launched a mas­sive open online course on phil­an­thropy today, in which thou­sands of stu­dents will decide how to donate a large sum of Warren Buffett’s family money.

Doris Buf­fett, the sister of Warren Buf­fett, is giving away more than $100,000 to the mas­sive open online course, or MOOC, through her orga­ni­za­tion, the Learning by Giving Foun­da­tion, according to Rebecca Riccio, the North­eastern pro­fessor who will be teaching the course. Riccio said that the MOOC is the result of a part­ner­ship between North­eastern and the Learning by Giving Foundation.

In a pro­mo­tional clip for the course, Warren Buf­fett and his sister talk about char­i­table giving.

Read the article at Boston.com →