INVEST YOURSELF: A GUIDE TO ACTION

70th Anniversary Edition


by Commission on Voluntary Service & Action

The INVEST YOURSELF catalogue provides comprehensive information about thousands of nongovernment volunteer service opportunities (full-time and part-time) throughout North America and the rest of the world.

Voluntary service opportunities in sustainable development, community and labor organizing, health care, international solidarity, food, housing, legal justice, children, immigration rights, economic development, care for the elderly, and many other areas of service and organizing for real change.

INVEST YOURSELF is a great resource for anyone of any age wanting to invest them self in working with organizations serving communities and people in need and building solutions to urgent social and economic problems. Organize, serve, build solidarity - work with others to build a better world.

INVEST YOURSELF is also a great resource for faith congregations looking for opportunities to serve, whether as a group for short-term commitments, or for individuals looking for long or short-term opportunities to put their faith into action.

Service learning, community-service, career counseling and chaplain's offices on college campuses also INVEST YOURSELF to be an inspiring and rewarding resource.

The catalogue is also used by the volunteer organizations themselves to help promote their work, or refer volunteers who are leaving their area to other organizations who need them.

In INVEST YOURSELF each organizational entry gives a full text description of their programs, the needs and problems they are addressing, the roles volunteers fill, and details on who and how to contact each organization. INVEST YOURSELF itself is produced entirely by dedicated volunteers.

INVEST YOURSELF is an inspiring and informative resource for students looking for worthwhile volunteer work during winter or summer breaks, or a year of service and organizing experience. It is a useful tool for people who are retired and looking for where to invest their time, skill and energy for the greater good.

INVEST YOURSELF is a 288 page paperback catalogue with descriptions of hundreds of nongovernmental and community-based organizations, with photos, indexes by geography and area of interest and articles by volunteers. It is used in college career service offices, campus chaplainís offices, libraries, schools, by high school guidance counselors, students, retirees, professionals and anyone who wants to make a difference.

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ISBN 9780962932250
288 pages
Paperback
$15.00

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