Charlottesville, VA – "Virginia needs to do more... much, much more for children with mental illness." That's the claim of a new statewide coalition calling itself the Campaign for Children's Mental Health.
The coalition is made up of more than a dozen advocacy and medical groups, including Voices for Virginia's Children, a non-profit that has won high praise from state lawmakers in recent years for work on a wide variety of children's issues.
Richmond, VA – A new administration is coming to the Virginia Governor's mansion in a few weeks.
So far Republican Governor-elect Bob McDonnell has not announced selection of any of his cabinet. But in recent days, he has appointed key members of his transition team, and made a few low level staffing selections.
Charlottesville, VA – James A Joseph, a professor at the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University, and a philanthropic expert, is coming to Charlottesville to help celebrate National Philanthropy Day.
In anticipation of his Mr. Joseph's visit, Bob Leweke spoke to him about philanthropy and asked about the difference between making a small donation and the idea of philanthropy, which some people see as the privilege of the rich.