Baltimore’s ex-mayor launches community foundation fund [News, 3/24]


Former Baltimore mayor starts civic fund through Baltimore Community Foundation (BalSun, 3/24)  
The Asian Women Giving Circle (AsianWeek, 3/23)
– CORPORATE: PR News announces CSR honorees (3/23)

HOUSING
Washington’s Grand Experiment to Rehouse the Poor (NYTimes, 3/21)

VOLUNTEERING
Taproot Foundation kicks off Service Grant Program in Greater Washington (Taproot Fdn blog, 3/14)
AARP Foundation’s free tax prep program – a volunteer profile (L.A. Daily News, 3/22)
Volunteering by text message – funded by the Sprint Foundation (SacBee, 3/21) – Laptops? That’s soooo 2008. Soon it’ll be all about the phones.

EDUCATION
WaPo editorial: “Strangling the Schools” – Prince George’s hits a cash crunch.

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@ WG:
– March 27 – CYF/PEWG: Out of School Time Programs