More Maryland families turning to food stamps [News, 1.29]


More Families In Md. Turning To Food Stamps, Other Programs (WaPo, 1/29) – “food problems are one of the first indicators of a family’s financial distress”

Foundations see assets dropping, demands rising (SFGate, 1/28) – Focuses on the SF Bay area, but probably sounds familiar.

Whitman-Walker Clinic Asked to Return Grant Funds (WaPo, 1/29 – scroll down)- asked to reimburse $396,000 “for improvements to a facility that the clinic will close in March”

PEOPLE
Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers announces Michael Litz as new President and CEO (1/29)

ARTS
Graffiti Artists Add Color to D.C. Streets (TheHoya, 1/29) – about the D.C. Creates Public Art project

TRANSIT
Stimulus cash bonanza for transportation projects (WaPo, 1/29)