Books tagged: volunteering

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You and The Arts -- Why Art Matters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Did you ever wonder? Why the arts are essential besides the giving of pleasure? What makes an artist function? What do the arts all have in common? Do the arts really help our health, education and economy? The answers are in this book YOU AND THE ARTS -- Why Art Matters
7 STEPS TO: Balancing work and play
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Having gathered advice from over 20 career, finance and wellbeing experts, journalist Sue White offers readers 7 practical and effective ways of balancing work and play. Chapters span working smarter, saving your cash, taking on feedback, finding the right work environment and more. Each section concludes with a useful action plan to help readers put the experts’ advice into practice.
7 STEPS TO: A healthier you
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Having gathered advice from more than a dozen experts, journalist Sue White offers readers 7 practical and effective ways of leading a healthier life. Solutions are presented in chapters on beating insomnia, nurturing through food, volunteering, laughter, working with compassion and more. Each chapter concludes with a useful action plan to help readers put the experts’ advice into practice.
Skipping School (30+ Great Things You May Not Know About Home Schooling)
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Considering home schooling? Tackle concerns and gain confidence as this homeschool facilitator, mother, and former teacher arms you with facts about socialization, post-secondary opportunity, public school myths and more. Buy this jam-packed, motivating, and powerful book and make your home a place where your child can thrive in freedom & learn in joy with the natural radiance children deserve!
The Guide to Intelligent Giving: Make a Difference in the World--and in Your Own Life
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 54,910. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
We all want to make a difference. But where do you start? And how much do you give? This inspiring and practical handbook, brimming with personal anecdotes and success stories, offers expert advice about how to find the cause you care about and how to make a real impact -- today, tomorrow, and for years to come.
Secrets of Kindness: A Journey among Good People
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
“When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.” (W.A.Ward) Who are the good people? What are their acts of giving? What is their inner world? What do they think about money and power? What kinds of people do they respect? What are their dreams? This book is the story of a journey through the world of altruism, revealing the human spirit at its best.
Absent Friends ~ The Hidden Dangers of Being an Indian Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Absent Friends places the reality and impact of gender discrimination in the context of daily life in the Himalayan foothills, told through the stories of the girls and women who live there. From the author of Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices, it includes references and links to relevant news stories, publications and online material.
Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A quest for adventure becomes a labour of love as Mark Helyar gains intimate access into the heart of a society rarely experienced by the western world.
Stories From The Field: Volunteers Around The World Share Their Journeys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,200. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Volunteering abroad is a growing travel trend--one that changes lives worldwide, both for volunteers and the communities they serve. This book brings you 15 stories from travelers who've had the chance to volunteer throughout the Americas, Africa, and Asia.
VSO Labrador Clues
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Series: Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO, Book 3 ยท Mysteries. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
VSO Labrador Clues Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1960-70 Series Title: Voluntary Service Overseas Vol. 1 By Llewelyn Pritchard Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Have you ever thought about helping other people not as fortunate as yourself? Well, that is exactly what 53 young 18–19 year olds mainly from the UK set out to do from 1960 -70