Freddie Mac Foundation’s Adoption Expo Offers Information, Support for the Adoption Experience – tomorrow at noon at the Grand Hyatt Hotel Metro Center in D.C. (wire, 11/29)
HOLIDAY GIVING PSA
While, in general, gift cards are for chumps, giving someone a GlobalGiving Gift Card is a great idea because funds from unredeemed cards are transferred into the GlobalGiving Matching Fund.
Glass half-full: “United Way Fundraising Rises After Scandal-Induced Plunge” (WaPo, 11/30)
Glass half-empty: “Scandal haunts United Way” (WaTimes, 11/30)
World AIDS Day in D.C. (WaPo, 11/30)
WaPo: “The District is ready to hit the ground running on needle-exchange programs.” But first the Senate needs to pass legislation ending the ban on public funding and the President needs to sign it. (11/30)