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Markle Foundation President Draws Praise and Criticism

Posted September 9, 2002

Zoƫ Baird has focused the foundation's efforts on children's media, health care, and the Internet, but critics say that under her leadership the foundation has been more successful in raising its profile than in building effective programs....

Nike Announces Fiscal 2002 Philanthropy

Posted September 8, 2002

The world's biggest shoe company has announced that it contributed $9.9 million in cash and $19.1 million in products and in-kind donations to nonprofit organizations and community partners in the 2002 fiscal year....

Cabinet Agencies Rewriting Rules for Funding Faith-Based Groups

Cabinet Agencies Rewriting Rules for Funding Faith-Based Groups

Posted September 5, 2002

The effort comes after President Bush's faith-based bill was approved by the House of Representatives but stalled in the Senate due to questions such as should government-funded groups allow religious views to enter into hiring practices....