[Hpn] Gates Foundation gives "homeless" $1.7 million (fwd)

Sandy Andrews sandra@asu.edu
Wed, 14 Feb 2001 21:38:18 -0700 (MST)


It might help more if they would let the people affected tell them how to 
spend it...

Sandy

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On Wed, 14 Feb 2001, Tom Boland wrote:

> 
> On balance, do Microsoft & the Gates Foundation truly "help" homeless people?
> Why or why not?
> 
> http://newsfinder.arinet.com/fpweb/fp.dll/$stargeneral/htm/x_dv.htm/_ibyx/cg0302
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> FWD  Associated Press - AP Wire Service - Feb 13 2001
>      Photo Advisory  CAH101-103 of 2-12 
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>      GATES FOUNDATION GIVES $1.7 MILLION FOR HOMELESS
> 
>      By MIA PENTA - Associated Press Writer
> 
> SEATTLE (AP) _ The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given
> $1.7 million to help the homeless _ the first step of its
> five-year, $40 million Sound Families program.