Books tagged: volunteerism

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The Forest of Sincerity
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011 by Knights Hill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The volunteer group JuKyo patrolled Japan’s oldest forest, trying to prevent suicides. Pretty idealistic for a bunch of metalheads. But it all fell apart when one by one, they died mysteriously. Now Lily, an expat American bartender, is the last one left. She thinks she knows what killed her friends. And it’s coming for her. The music she loves may be her last hope... Novella (15,500 words).
It's an Ill Wind, Indeed...
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,280. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
This memoir is the story of one woman’s climb out of the abyss after the sudden death and loss of her husband and young son through a fire in their home – a story of survival, coping, and eventual healing. I’m here to tell you that one can stay mostly sane most of the time, survive and eventually come out the other side. Although death ends a life, it never ends a relationship.
Welcome to Wynott: Rethinking the Way We've Always Done Things
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
With a light touch and a lot of humor, Ray Harris applies fresh thinking to existing systems and structures, and creates a blueprint for a new American urban community, called “Wynott.” Whether an inner-city neighborhood, an aging suburb, or a small town, Wynott can exist in any place where enough people agree to try something different, and commit to making it work.
Money For Nothing Making Money With Volunteers
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011 by Gregath Publishing Company, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This book not only goes over the groundwork for any successful volunteer program but offers a wide variety of projects and how volunteers can help make a success. A companion book to the 2007 FGS lecture by the same name, this contains much more detail and makes a handy reference or volunteer gift.
Opening Your Heart: How Helping Others And Volunteering Really Helps You
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Volunteering is a selfless way to dedicate your time to work with individuals who are less fortunate than you are. It's a chance to use your skills as well as having new experiences.
Georgetown at the Turn of the Millennium
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Georgetown is located 35 miles north of the City of Boston. It is in Essex County and has a number of historical seventeenth century neighbors. Unlike its neighbors, Georgetown has its own K-12 public school system, and is the home of "Erie Four," the oldest still operating privately owned fire company in the United States, funded primarily by donations. These are some of its citizens' stories.
Activities for Young Adults
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,190. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
If you are finding it hard to keeping your young adult interesting and out of trouble, you are not alone. Young adults when enjoying activities will learn how to develop a positive mind if they continue to stay active. When a child has nothing to do, they feel bored, which can lead them into trouble.
Linnie Mae's New Friends
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Homelessness & Poverty
Linnie Mae's New Friends is a story of a young girl who, through a volunteer experience, learns that ALL people are people.
Working Together in Unity: Managing Conflict Leading Volunteers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Working Together in Unity: Managing Conflict Leading Volunteers was written specifically for leaders in organizations that use volunteers to augment their staff. Readers will discover: Positive interactive collaborative conflict resolution methods; How cultural differences and worldviews impact relationships; Effective communication, motivation, recruitment, training, and leadership techniques.
Archways Walkways and Cafe's
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Messianic Judaism
There are few countries that have a history of thousands of years, and none like Israel. As you read this journal, you will walk under the ancient archways of the land and stroll the walkways where you will smile, laugh, and cry throughout these experiences.