The Margaret and Martha Thomas Foundation awarded two grants for its 2013-2014 fiscal year grant cycle.
The City of Beatrice received $100,000 grants to be used for the Heritage Room to be built in the Beatrice Public Library. The Gage County Historical Society secured $10,000 grants to be used for the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Caboose Restoration. Read the Entire Article
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Dr. Rajiv Shah, the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) leads the U.S. government’s efforts to end extreme poverty. He chose to participate in the impact investing conference at the Vatican and met with Pope Francis directly to address world poverty, the future of impact investing, and promotion of resilient, vibrant democratic societies worldwide.