“Tennis tournament raises funds for AIDS group” (MetroWeekly, 9/6)
The Washington AIDS Partnership, a project of Washington Grantmakers, is the beneficiary of this year’s Capital Classic XV, to be held Sept. 8 – 10 at the Rock Creek Tennis Center. This event is free and open to the public. (Registration for players is now closed.)
“Condoms in Giveaway Are Effective, Officials Say” (WaPo, 9/6) – Effective or not, they’re just not proving popular.
onPhilanthropy interviews Nancy Mahon, executive director of MAC Cosmetics’ AIDS Fund, “a robust AIDS Fund that takes risks at every turn.” (9/5) Washington Grantmakers’ Washington AIDS Partnership recently received its first grant from the M·A·C AIDS Fund, $50,000 to increase syringe access in D.C.
[Va.] A grant from the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation funds workshops to teach early-learning programs to child-care providers (WaPo, 9/6)