Make a Difference America's Guide to Volunteering and Community Service
Edition: 2nd 2003 (Revised)
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Description: Do you want to become a volunteer but feel overwhelmed by the sheer volume of organizations to choose from? Look no further than this revised edition of the bestselling book Make a Difference! Complied and written by Arthur Blaustein, adjunct professor of social and urban policy at the University of California, Berkeley, and faculty advisor for its Americorps program, this guide offers valuable information for everyone inspired to give back to their communities. Make a Difference will help you find innumerable opportunities to put your expertise and talents to good use. This revised and expanded guide includes more than 185 national, nonprofit organizations that use volunteers of all ages to make a difference where it counts. Make a Difference also lists 30 organizations that give up-to-date information on critical issues and policies. Whether you want to tutor a child or an adult, promote a cause you care about, or get hands-on experience at an organization's headquarters, Make a Difference will inspire you to get out there and make a difference in your community--and your life.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $16.00
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/22/2003
Size: 5.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Arthur I. Blaustein is director of the National Economic Development and Law Center and formerly served as director of Legislative and Public Affairs as well as director of Inter-Agency Coordination and Inter-Governmental Affairs for the U.S. Office of Economic Opportunity.
|The Challenge of Community Service|
|Now More Than Ever|
|America Needs You: Opportunities for Service|
|Community Development and Economic Justice|
|Environment and Sustainable Communities|
|Free Speech and Government Accountability|
|Gay and Lesbian Rights|
|Health Care, Hunger, and Homelessness|
|People with Disabilities|
|Social Welfare and Emergency Relief|
|Violence Prevention and Peace|
|Wildlife and Animal Rights|
|General Resource, Faith-Based, and Service Organizations|
|General Resource Organizations|
|Policy and Issues Analysis|
|Recommended Readings: A Novel Approach|
|Index of Organizations|
|About the Author|