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Volunteering : The Ultimate Teen Guide - Kathlyn Gay


The Ultimate Teen Guide

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An action guide for teens on how to volunteer their time and skills for working with the physically and mentally challenged, working with the elderly, tutoring elementary school children, doing fundraisers, restoring cemeteries and cleaning up vacant properties, and other activities. Also a great source for teachers, parents, civic leaders, and others who work with teens.

This highly readable and easy-to-browse book is organized logically and is chock-full of project ideas for teen volunteers...recommended for public and school libraries. VOYA Gay is a full-time freelance writer who has authored and coauthored for a variety of audiences some 100 books and articles on social and environmental issues, culture, history, communications, and sports. Written for teenagers, her resource text explores the world of volunteering in the U.S., including an overview of what volunteering is, the range of opportunities that are available, the benefits of participating, and how to get started. Also included is a list of selected resource organizations to contact; each entry includes the organization's name, address, website, and brief description of its focus. For teens and those who work with teens. Reference and Research Book News

Being a Volunteerp. 1
Building and Repairingp. 11
Closing the Generation Gapp. 21
Helping with Health Carep. 29
Helping the Homeless, Feeding the Hungryp. 43
Protecting the Environment and Animalsp. 53
Preserving the Pastp. 65
Counseling, Teaching, and Tutoringp. 75
Reducing Bigotry, Prejudice, and Racismp. 85
Campaigning, Communicating, and Collectingp. 95
Getting Started, Reaping Rewardsp. 107
Selected Resource Organizationsp. 113
Indexp. 123
About the Authorp. 127
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ISBN: 9780810849228
ISBN-10: 0810849224
Series: It Happened to Me
Audience: Teenager / Young Adult
For Ages: 12 - 14 years old
For Grades: 7 - 9
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 136
Published: 27th September 2004
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.3 x 18.7  x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.48