During a government shutdown, the organizations trying to help others also face uncertainty as budgets deplete and less people donate.
Now that you’ve spent a holiday weekend treating yourself, here are some local organizations giving back to the community that could use some help this Giving Tuesday.
Two both nonprofits focused on jobs and services for people with disabilities, are merging, creating one of the largest employers of people with disabilities in the mid-Atlantic, and one of the Washington area’s largest nonprofits.
Facebook Inc. has unveiled a new feature that lets people
contribute directly to a nonprofit through a donate button.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.