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News Briefing: CARE Turns Down Federal Funds for Food Aid

By Kate Golden on August 16, 2007No Comment
  • CARE turns down $45 million in federal funds, claiming American food aid is plagued with inefficiencies.  [New York Times]
  • The Ford Foundation’s choice for its new leader shocks some in the nonprofit sector.  [New York Times]
  • The Gates Foundation accepts small gifts from the public, enabling those without Buffet’s wealth to support the work of the foundation.  [Seattle Times]
  • Viacom announces a $1.5 million donation to the Martin Luther King Jr. memorial in Washington.  [Associated Press
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