“Recession-Fighting Ideas for Philanthropy” [News, 8/26]

Recession-Fighting Ideas for Philanthropy (NonProfit Times, August, 2008) – “… foundations might want to remember the importance of doing things that are visible, tangible, and promising in communities where the recession is undermining families, incomes, neighborhoods, and jobs.”

Commercial thought can work for charity (FT, 8/26) – GuideStar International CEO on “business thinking” for philanthropy and nonprofits

Can Michelle Rhee Save D.C.’s Schools? (Newsweek, 8/23)
Suburban Md. schools face stalled reforms, tight budgets, surplus students (Examiner, 8/26)
For D.C. Schools, A Pretty Good Day 1 (WaPo, 8/26)

On street, D.C. needle swap ‘saving lives’ (AP, 8/24)

Flu Vaccines Now Recommended for All Children (WAMU, 8/25)

Profile: Peter Kirsch, “busily overseeing the fast-moving life of AOL founder James V. Kimsey” (WaPo, 8/25)