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SUNY Retiree Volunteers: A Priceless Resource for SUNY Campuses and Local Communities
Price: Free! Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
An analysis of the 2012 “Survey on SUNY Retirees Volunteer Activity,” designed to capture volunteerism on their campuses and in local communities and seek suggestions to enhance such participation in community services. Motivating factors and methods to promote greater SUNY retiree involvement are discussed. Retirees are a valuable resource worthy of potential utilization for the greater good.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Helping Others - Gnani Purush Dadashri
Price: Free! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization
Many say that liberation is not their interest. Instead they want the pleasures that life offers. Gnani Purush Dadashri, in this small and beautiful book opens up the ways to attain happiness in life through helping others. Various ways of helping others are explained in context with cause and effect, life after life. Helping others helps the self. This little book of the Gnani will help humanity.
The What's On Your Sign? Workbook
Series: What's On Your Sign? Bundle. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Focus your passion and change the world. Get started in activism. What is the perfect match between your gifts and the needs of the world? The What's On Your Sign? Workbook is the companion to What's On Your Sign? This book will help you find the best way to make the change you want to see.
What's on Your Sign? How to Focus Your Passion and Change the World
Series: What's On Your Sign? Bundle. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 48,390. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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Focus your passion and change the world. Get started in activism. What is the perfect match between your gifts and the needs of the world? This book will help you find the best way to make the change you want to see.
Disruptive Emergent Systems in Disaster Response - Study of Hurricane Katrina, Sandy, Maria, Harvey - Innovation, Use of Social Media and Volunteers to Fill Gaps in Federally Managed Responses
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 47,830. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
The 2017 hurricanes in the southern United States provided an impetus for wider social technology use than during previous disaster responses. Hurricane survivors rapidly turned to social media for help, while physically unaffected social media users crowdsourced emergent crisis mapping systems.
Guidelines To Active Workers
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,720. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba lays down the rules and principles to be followed in Sathya Sai Organizations all over the world. By following His guidelines, which are oriented towards transforming the individual, in order to enable him to walk the golden road of spirituality, we can promote our spiritual growth and hasten our arrival at our journey's end – home – to God.
Love Forward
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Can a single act of love have global impact? Robert Benson's answer is "yes." In 1968, his life was changed when an ordinary couple took him home from a children's shelter in California. Over the next fifty years, the reverberations reached around the world and changed hundreds more, as Robert sought to help other abused and abandoned children. That is the principle behind Love Forward.
The Volunteer Playbook: Tactics Every Event Manager Should Know
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
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Volunteers can be your greatest event assets if your organization prepares to get the best return on your volunteer investment. This book will explain how event managers can ensure that volunteer programs are properly positioned to support event operations while simultaneously developing volunteers who can meet superhuman expectations. We suggest downloading the PDF file to best view the graphs.
Price: Free! Words: 9,830. Language: Russian. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
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