I recently picked up a new blog to look in on. Here she tells a good story about the I-gave-to-a-good-cause bracelets, and others added some good comments.
I started out the school year thinking it's great that the young people think about cancer and give to charity, and moved to quiet resignation: Oh, it's a fad. A fading fad, at this point.
Cheers to BLH, the first of our library school class to be published - on the letters page - in American Libraries. He remains a role model to us all.