Speaking of Micro-Charities, I hope you all are watching the best feel good TV show of the year — Disney’s Extreme Home Makever. The selection process ensures that the money and donations is going to a family that is truely in need. And the result is always a tearful happy joyful ending and a new beginning for a deserving family. The show is up for an emmy and renewal for a second season.
(side: Interesting story on tax ramifications for recipients of these sorts of gifts)
As they say in the excellent movie by the same name, Pay it Forward.