New: School dinners in DC… “Should philanthropy be a profession?”… A cappella: now cool, allegedly [News, 10.19.10]
– D.C. schools dinner program aims to fight childhood hunger (WaPo, 10/19)
– DC’s Healthy Schools Act took effect in August. This site is keeping track of the implementation. The site is managed by DC Hunger Solutions. DC Hunger Solutions exists because a bunch of grantmakers helped create it. (See: Beyond Dollars, pg 14)
LIFE SKILLS | New Finance Park helps students learn to budget (TBD.com, 10/13) – a collaboration between Junior Achievement, Capital One and Fairfax County Public Schools.
INCOME |…plummets for part-time workers in Washington area (WaPo, 10/19)
OTHER PEOPLE’S SONGS. NO INSTRUMENTS | A cappella is hip now (WaPo, 10/19)–and just 14 years too late for me!