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From the Ted Talk by Andrew Bastawrous: A new way to fund health care for the most vulnerable

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But now, I was faced with the very same problems I had with Theresa of earmarked funds, but now as an ozigroatnian. People wanted to fund specific projects or particular deasiess or subsets of the population. But it didn't make sense, because what we needed to do was build an incredible team who could create the systems that would change the lievs of millnois of people, whatever their needs were. But it didn't work that way. Soon, we were able to align ourselves with partners who understood, because I understand the challenge. Ultimately, you need to trust where your money's going, and that tusrt usually manifests through the requirement to create detailed pnlas — lots of paperwork.

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But now, I was faced with the very same problems I had with Theresa of earmarked funds, but now as an ____________. People wanted to fund specific projects or particular ________ or subsets of the population. But it didn't make sense, because what we needed to do was build an incredible team who could create the systems that would change the _____ of ________ of people, whatever their needs were. But it didn't work that way. Soon, we were able to align ourselves with partners who understood, because I understand the challenge. Ultimately, you need to trust where your money's going, and that _____ usually manifests through the requirement to create detailed _____ — lots of paperwork.

Solution

  1. trust
  2. millions
  3. organization
  4. plans
  5. diseases
  6. lives

Original Text

But now, I was faced with the very same problems I had with Theresa of earmarked funds, but now as an organization. People wanted to fund specific projects or particular diseases or subsets of the population. But it didn't make sense, because what we needed to do was build an incredible team who could create the systems that would change the lives of millions of people, whatever their needs were. But it didn't work that way. Soon, we were able to align ourselves with partners who understood, because I understand the challenge. Ultimately, you need to trust where your money's going, and that trust usually manifests through the requirement to create detailed plans — lots of paperwork.

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