Christopher Clark Pollett, a former executive with the respected nonprofit Neighborhood Centers Inc., has been sentenced to more than six years in federal prison for possession of child pornography.
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If there were a Fortune 500 of charitable organizations in the U.S., no doubt Neighborhood Centers would be on that list. With the dynamic Angela Blanchard at its helm since 1998, the nonprofit -- begun in 1904 as an "affordable nursery" by Alice Graham Baker (yes, those Bakers) -- has swallowed up Houston and the Gulf Coast. It has 60 centers (and growing), offering affordable child care, senior services and a plethora of community initiatives. NCI invented the concept of... More »