Rotarian Economist Short Books

Double Your Membership In Six Months: 10 Lessons from a Rotary Club Pilot
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
How can membership and volunteer-based organizations such as service clubs grow? This book answers this question by documenting the experience of the Rotary Club of Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. In just six months the club doubled its membership. Ten practical and simple lessons emerging from the experience of the club are provided to help other organizations grow their membership.
Partner, Innovate, Evaluate: Increasing Rotary’s Impact
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
If Rotary clubs are to have a larger impact, they need to put together more projects that rely on partnerships, are innovative, and are evaluated properly. This is because partnerships, innovation, and evaluation can increase the quality, scope, and reach of Rotary’s service work, thereby making a larger difference for communities. This book suggests with case studies how it can be done.
What Does Service Mean in Rotary? Simple Stories of Inspiring Rotarians
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Rotary’s motto is "Service above self.” What does this mean in practice? This book answers this question by providing examples of the service work that Rotarians actually do. The book also explains Rotary’s “avenues of service.” The hope is that through simple stories of Rotarians at work, readers will understand what service in Rotary is all about, and be inspired for their own volunteer work.
Rotary Foundations and Grants 1: An Introduction for Applicants and Rotarians
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Navigating the world of Rotary foundations is not an easy task for grant applicants. This book is the first in a set of two on Rotary foundations and grants. The objective is to make it easier for grant applicants to understand Rotary and think about how and where to apply for grants. The book also helps in better documenting the contributions that Rotarians make to their communities.
Rotary Foundations and Grants 2: Directory by State for the United States
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
To make it easier for grant applicants to find Rotary foundations to which they could apply in the United States, this book provides a directory of these foundations by state and by city. Apart from location, the names and (when available) the assets of foundations are provided. A separate book in this book series provides an introduction to Rotary foundations for applicants as well as Rotarians.
Tell Your Story in the Local Media: Write about Your Rotary Partners to Celebrate Volunteer Work
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
This book tells the story of an initiative by a Rotary club to improve its public image by writing articles in the local media about volunteering opportunities for residents to make a difference in their community. The articles feature great local nonprofits, some of which the club is partnering with in order to implement service projects. The initiative appears to have been a success.