Books tagged: volunteers

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Liakos
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 26,860. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The Greek word LAIKOS means “having no skills”. History has taught us over and over again that great things have been accomplished through people who “lacked skills”. Learn, through this outstanding book by Dag Heward-Mills, what happens where there are no laymen working in the church; how to share the burden with lay people and why we must fight to protect the lay ministry.
Engaging Game Changers
Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Joni and Friends. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
The Irresistible Church Series responds to the most requested needs of churches serving individuals and families affected by disability. Practical, inspirational and essential, each title provides a comprehensive training and awareness resource to accelerate Christian ministry in the disability community.
Self-assessment guide for community event organisers: responding to incidents involving horses
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Organisers of community events involving animals are facing increasing public scrutiny to proactively manage animal welfare, a challenged coupled with obligations to keep volunteer workers safer in the workplace. This book provides a tool for horse event organisers to evaluate response capabilities where large animal rescue techniques may be utilised.
The Family Budgeters — An Account of the Family Budgeting Movement in New Zealand, 1960—1978
Price: Free! Words: 38,490. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The organisation that now offers household budgeting help throughout NZ receives substantial government funding. It was not always so. This is the story of two decades when family budgeting was done mostly by volunteers. Expenses were seldom met, paid coordinators were usually only a dream, procedures were sometimes inconsistent; the demand insatiable. Dedicated volunteers were up to the task.
A Small Qango — Reminiscences of the Home Budgeting Advisory Committee of the Minister of Social Welfare 1978 - 1988
Price: Free! Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / money management
The Home Budgeting Advisory Committee exercised initiatives that were unprecedented for “Quasi Autonomous Government Organisations”. In ten years of committee meetings and gatherings it prompted a shift in the attitude of government to the expenses of volunteer organisations. Its legacy is seen in $407m of household debt now being managed by family budgeting groups.
Sample Fundraising Letters
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by AKG Media LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Are you at a loss for words and don’t know where to start? How do you best get across how much passion you have for your work? How do you ask for money without sounding shy or rude? Make it easy on yourself and get inspiration and solid samples for your next fundraising letter from our collection of Sample Fundraising Letters!
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Emergency Vehicle Visibility and Conspicuity Study - Standards, Retroreflective Technology, Contour Markings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This report analyzes emergency vehicle visibility and conspicuity with an eye toward expanding efforts in these areas to improve vehicle and roadway operations safety for all emergency responders.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Emergency Vehicle Safety Initiative - Apparatus Safety Devices, Traffic Control Measures, Highway Operations, Training
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,820. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
The purpose of this report is to identify practices that have the potential to decrease that risk, as well as to reduce the number of injuries and deaths that occur while responding to and returning from incidents.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Emerging Health and Safety Issues in the Volunteer Fire Service (FA-317) - Heart Disease, Nutrition, Alcohol and Tobacco Use, Diabetes, Personal Protective Equipment
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Work-related health
Firefighters, emergency medical technicians (EMTs), and other emergency responders face many dangers daily from exposure to smoke, deadly temperatures, and stress to issues surrounding personal protective equipment (PPE), vehicle safety, and personal health.
Working Together in Unity: Managing Conflict Leading Volunteers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
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.