The College Foundation of NC has created a web site to facilitate the financial aid search for for college-bound NC students. The site’s goal is to grant greater access to available funds.
The Women’s Sports Foundation and Gatorade have joined efforts to inspire girls to participate in sports with a new web site that provides information about access to local sports.
Brian Zimbelman, formerly of Garden.com, has been named chief technology officer, Charitygift.com, Austin, TX.
Bonnie Pitman, former executive director Bay Area Discovery Museum, San Francisco, CA, named deputy director, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX.
The Sabin Vaccine Institute, New Cannan, CT awarded a five year, $500,000 grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle, WA. The grant will fund the Sabin Vaccine Colloquium, an annual meeting to speed development of new vaccines and immunizations.
Gifts In Kind International, Alexandria, VA, received $2.75 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to fund the global expansion of product philanthropy.