[News 1/10/08] Headlines


MEMBERS
– Profile of the Washington Area Women’s Foundation’s Phyllis Caldwell [WaPo, 12/31/07]

PHILANTHROPY
Gates’ philanthropy deserves emulation [Mercury News, 1/9]
Why Donating Millions Is Hard To Keep Secret [WSJ, 1/9]

AFFORDABLE HOUSING
D.C. seeks to prune housing wait list [Examiner, 1/10]
Housing’s Helping Hands [WaPo, 12/22/07]

EDUCATION
Md., Va. School Systems Ranked in Nation’s Top 5; Report Places the District Behind All States [WaPo, 1/10]
Bill on School Firings Passes [WaPo, 1/9]
Seven D.C. teachers get national certification [Examiner, 1/9]

HEALTH
Report Faults St. E’s for ‘Needless’ Suffering [WaPo, 1/9]