Friday Round-up [News, 4/4]


Profile: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation – Melinda Gates: “We want to spend our money wisely, but we also want to take risks; we want to make big bets.” (Harvard U., 4/3) 

NONPROFITS
Downturn Won’t Leave Nonprofits Unscathed (Jewish Exponent, 4/3) – “At its worst, they say, the stock and real estate markets could continue to slide, and large foundations could be forced to cut their allocations significantly.”
Survey: Non-profits struggle with ethics (ChiTrib, 4/3) – “The report lays much of the blame for this ethical erosion on non-profit boards”

AWFUL
Alexandria food bank gets robbed (WaPo, 4/4)