It has been two years since Warren Buffett and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation launched the effort called Giving Pledge, where they convince the world's wealthiest people to commit more than half of their assets to philanthropy.
In June 2010, four families had made the commitment. And by August of 2010, 36 more joined, and since then the list has more than doubled. Read the Entire Article
A customized collection of grant news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.
Meticulon, a project of Autism Calgary Association in partnership with the federal government and the Sinneave Family Foundation, operates as a social enterprise that renders high-tech services provided by people with autism, leveraging their natural abilities at requiring attention to detail, repetition, and sequencing.