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Empowered girls : a girl's guide to positive activism, volunteering, and philanthropy / Frances A. Karnes & Kristen R. Stephens.

Karnes, Frances A. (Author). Stephens, Kristen R. (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Belhaven Public Library J 361.3 (Text) 38344101292801 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Macon County Public Library J361.3 K (Text) 39493105837811 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1593631634
  • Physical Description: xi, 191 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Waco, Tex. : Prufrock Press Inc., [2005]

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Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Why should you get involved? 1 -- How do you get involved? 2 -- Finding Funding 3 -- Joining an Existing Project 5 -- Part 2 Positive Activism 9 -- What is positive activism? 9 -- How do I get started? 9 -- What are some strategies that positive activists use? 10 -- Additional Tips 11 -- Organizations 14 -- Part 3 Volunteering and Community Service 17 -- What is volunteering and community service? 17 -- Why volunteer? 17 -- What opportunities are out there, and how do I find them? 18 -- Organizations 24 -- Part 4 Philanthropy 27 -- What is philanthropy? 27 -- How do I become a philanthropist? 27 -- Additional Cautions and Tips 28 -- Organizations 34 -- Part 5 Girls' Stories 37 -- Leah Bitounis 38 -- Katharine Grier Chambers 42 -- Victoria Copland 47 -- Maddy Coquillette 50 -- Debbie Dietrich 57 -- Shireen Dogar 63 -- Amy Dykman 67 -- Karli Echterling 72 -- Nicole Fortenberry 77 -- Chelsea Freeland 81 -- Kristen Hadeed 87 -- Michael Renee Harp 93 -- Laura Haskell 97 -- Amanda Hickman 102 -- Lizzie Horvitz 108 -- Meredith Kirsch 113 -- Lauriel Marger 119 -- Amanda Napier 123 -- Elina Onitskansky 127 -- Caitlin Patterson 133 -- Brooke Rinehart 138 -- Rachel Salzer 143 -- Sara Shaaban 149 -- Meagan Tidwell 153 -- Ashley Zipperer 157 -- Nicole Zisner 160 -- Meredith Zitron 165 -- Part 6 Additional Inspiration 171 -- Why I Want to Make a Difference 172 -- My Ideas for Positive Activism 173 -- Advice to Girls About Positive Activism 174 -- Log 175 -- My Ideas for Volunteering and Service Learning 176 -- How I Feel About Myself When I Volunteer 177 -- Advice to Girls About Volunteering 178 -- Ideas for Donating Money 179 -- How I Feel About Myself When I Donate Money 180 -- Advice to Other Girls about Giving Money 181 -- My Plan for Achieving My Goals 182 -- Ways to Inform Others About Your Charitable Actions 183 -- What I Have Learned About Myself 184 -- Hall of Fame Nomination Form 185 -- My Favorite Books 186 -- Timeline of Female Giving 187 -- Additional Inspirational Quotes 191.
Subject: Girl volunteers > United States > Juvenile literature.
Young volunteers in social service > United States > Case studies > Juvenile literature.
Young volunteers in community development > United States > Case studies > Juvenile literature.
Voluntarism > United States > Case studies > Juvenile literature.
Social action > United States > Case studies > Juvenile literature.
Charity organization > United States > Case studies > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Case studies.

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