The Partnership for Prince George’s County Awards More Than $149,000 in Inaugural Grants (wire, 8/7) – “10 nonprofit organizations serving Prince George’s County, Md. will benefit.” (Click for background on the Partnership for Prince George’s County.”)
– Michael, Meet Curtis: Philanthropy Gets Personal (NYTimes blog, 8/6) – The ongoing chronicles of a young philanthropist, on the NYTimes Freakonomics blog.
– WG bids farewell to Greg Roberts (WGDaily, 8/6)
Land Trust Donates $550,000 to Chesapeake Bay Foundation (WaPo, 8/7 – scroll down)
Summer Jobs Program Erred Badly in Projecting Payroll (WaPo, 8/7) – Reasons it went overbudget: shoddy estimates and ignoring the cap of 15,000 students.
In the Under-5 Set, Minority Becoming the Majority (WaPo, 8/7)