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By Good News Network Monday, July 25, 2011
More than 2.6 billion people around the world don't have access to a toilet. Now, the world's largest charitable foundation is launching an effort to bring safe, clean sanitation to millions of poor people in the developing world.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced $42 million in grants to encourage innovation in the capture, storage and repurposing of waste as an energy resource.
(READ the AP story in MSNBC)
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Are we supposed to be boosters or promoters? What are we supposed to be? Not destroyers of community; not extinguishers of hope. We need to think about our impact. We tend to say we don't have one; we just pass along the news. Readers say otherwise.