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Small Grants Can Be Great

Tuesday, November 30, 2004 at 1:09 PM

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A benefactor who gives millions to a museum or a hospital often attracts big headlines, as does the federal government, when it spends big bucks on a local highway project. By comparison, a few thousand dollars given for paint and brushes to help create a community mural might not seem so significant. But, ideastream's David C. Barnett reports that the impact of a small grant can be greater than the number of zeroes attached to it.

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