In the Washington region, thousands heed the call to serve [News, 1.21]


In the Washington region, “thousands heed the call to serve” (WaPo, 1/20) – “an overwhelming response to President-elect Barack Obama’s call…” … and local nonprofit Sasha Bruce Youthwork gets some pretty darned good earned media (NYTimes, 1/19)

“The inauguration of Barack Obama has inspired nonprofit groups from around the country to go to Washington to usher in what they hope will be an era of increased emphasis on community service.” (Chronicle of Philanthropy, 1/20)

More inauguration coverage from the Chronicle.

President Obama’s Service Agenda (WhiteHouse.gov).