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  • How to Change the World:Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas, Updated Edition

    Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas, Updated Edition

    Now published in more than twenty countries, David Bornstein's How to Change the World has become the bible for social entrepreneurship--in which men and women around the world are finding innovative solutions to a wide variety of social and economic problems. Whether delivering solar energy to Brazilian villagers, expanding work opportunities for disabled people across India, creating a network ... Read more

    $15.72 AUD

  • How To Change The World : Social Entrepreneurs And The Power Of New Ideas, Updated Edition

    Now published in more than twenty countries, David Bornstein's How to Change the World has become the bible for social entrepreneurship--in which men and women around the world are finding innovative solutions to a wide variety of social and economic problems. Whether delivering solar energy to Brazilian villagers, expanding work opportunities for disabled people across India, creating a network ... Read more

    $20.01 AUD

  • In Darkest England and the Way Out

    by William Booth ...
    According to Wikipedia: "The Salvation Army is a Protestant Christian Church denomination that is organised in a quasi-military manner. It is well known for its social services and charitable work. The founders, William and Catherine Booth, sought to bring Christian salvation to the poor, destitute and hungry by meeting both their physical and spiritual needs. One of The Salvation Army's stated ... Read more

    $1.48 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • CashBook - Excel Design Monthly Reconciliation Records

    by Gordon Owen ...
    series VS Governance & Organisational Material Series
    This eBook is designed to provide an important reminder for all organisations (although focused on new small, and emerging groups), to maintain good financial bookkeep as part of its overall organisational operation. This eBook edition purely provides screen shots of each of the five main spreadsheet headings that need to be kept and maintained on a monthly basis recorded all income and ... Read more

    $9.45 AUD

  • And Now For The Good News...

    The much-needed tonic for our frazzled world

    by Ruby Wax ...
    'This book couldn't be more needed right now!' Nigella Lawson'Ruby has a uniquely vibrant and clever way of thinking' Elizabeth Day'The antidote to all Covid angst' Kathy Lette___________________________Bestselling author and comedian, Ruby Wax, uses her iconic wit and expertise to equip readers with a positive roadmap for a kinder, brighter world and better mental health.</p... ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Doctors Without Borders in Ethiopia:

    Among the Afar

    This book describes the function of a Doctors Without Borders program at the ground level, at the TB mission they established in eastern Ethiopia during 2001. The culture of the Afar people is part of the story as well as the physical surroundings of the mission including the birds and animals of the desert setting. It is also a story about relationships and how like a family a vastly different ... Read more

    $31.23 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Wide-Open World

    How Volunteering Around the Globe Changed One Family's Lives Forever

    by John Marshall ...
    For readers of Three Cups of Tea; Eat, Pray, Love; and Wild comes the inspiring story of an ordinary American family that embarks on an extraordinary journey. Wide-Open World follows the Marshall family as they volunteer their way around the globe, living in a monkey sanctuary in Costa Rica, teaching English in rural Thailand, and caring for orphans in India. There’s a name for this kind of ... Read more

    $18.14 AUD

  • War Doctor

    Surgery on the Front Line

    by David Nott ...
    The #1 internationally bestselling, gripping true story of a frontline trauma surgeon operating in the world’s most dangerous war zonesFor more than 25 years, surgeon David Nott has volunteered in some of the world’s most dangerous conflict zones. From Sarajevo under siege in 1993 to clandestine hospitals in rebel-held eastern Aleppo, he has carried out lifesaving operations in the most ... Read more

    $18.69 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Retire with a Mission

    Planning and Purpose for the Second Half of Life

    by Sourcebooks ...
    Take on retirement with a new mission and fulfilled life!Retirement is not merely an end to a career; it's an entirely new phase of life that requires new activities, renewed relationships, and, most important, a way to find value and worth without going to work every day. Create a new mission for your retired life and discover a blueprint for health, happiness, and fulfillment.Retire with a ... Read more

    $20.45 AUD

  • Ten Ways to Change the World in Your Twenties

    by Libuse Binder ...
    WHAT KIND OF WORLD DO YOU WANT TO LIVE IN? Throwing a party. Preparing a meal. Sending an email. These are things you do all the time. How can they really make a difference? Ten Ways to Change the World in Your Twenties shows how to transform these everyday activities into world-changing events: Throw a party with a purpose. Prepare a sustainable meal. Send an email to your representative.An ... Read more

    $18.03 AUD

  • Mentoring Leaves No Child Behind: The Art of Mentoring

    This book is a guide to help those seeking to make a difference in the lives of a younger person, through mentoring will find this book a helpful and informative guide on their journey to become effective mentors. This book will provide a simple and effective method on how mentoring can help youths find themselves and become productive adults within the community and in life. Mentoring offers ... Read more

    $3.00 AUD

  • Opening Your Heart: How Helping Others And Volunteering Really Helps You

    Why Changing Your Mindset Can Change Your Life! In This Book, You Will Learn: Volunteering Basics, Less Fortunate And Disabled Kids, The Aged, Your Community, Helping Others Via Your Occupation, And so much more! Volunteering is a selfless way to dedicate your time to work with individuals who are less fortunate than you are. It's a chance to use your skills as well as having new experiences. ... Read more

    $3.00 AUD

  • Mother Teresa: Genie of Calcutta

    by sally warner ...

    $3.00 AUD

  • Super Ager

    You Can Look Younger, Have More Energy, a Better Memory, and Live a Long and Healthy Life (Aging Healthy, Staying Young)

    Live Long and Prosper“Super Ager is manual for living well, aging with grace and keeping that youthful bounce in your step.” ─Darren Main, author of Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic#1 New Release in Diets & Nutrition, Gerontology, and AgingOne of America's top yoga and embodied mindfulness teachers reveals secrets and practices for optimal agingRelationships matter.</... ... Read more

    $18.03 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Ours to Explore

    Privilege, Power, and the Paradox of Voluntourism

    by Pippa Biddle ...
    In a 2014 essay that went viral, Pippa Biddle revealed the inequities and absurdities baked into voluntourism—the pairing of short-term, unskilled volunteer work with tourism. In the years since, Biddle has devoted herself to understanding the origins, intentions, and outcomes of a multibillion-dollar industry built on the premise of doing good, and she tracks that investigation in Ours to Explore ... Read more

    $29.91 AUD

  • Who is Poverty?

    A Collection of Pieces as Written by Wright State Reporters

    Approximately 1 in 5 residents in Montgomery County, Ohio are living in poverty according to Census statistics. This statistic is just one of the many reasons we have decided to tackle the poverty that is affecting so many in the Dayton area. Poverty can stem from a variety of reasons, such as mental health, education, job loss, and more. We are going beyond the numbers and taking a deeper look at ... Read more

    Free

  • Practicing Presence: Insights from the Streets

    This is a companion volume to The Emptiness of Our Hands: 47 Days on the Streets but may be read independently.Deepen your understanding of the practice of being present while learning more about Phyllis’s time living by choice on the streets of Columbus, Ohio. She wrote this blog series of forty-seven reflections in 2009 on the tenth anniversary of her 1999 streets experience. Each reflection is ... Read more

    Free

  • Playbook for Progressives

    16 Qualities of the Successful Organizer

    by Eric Mann ...
    An organizing manifesto for the twenty-first century, Playbook for Progressives is a must-have for the activist’s tool kit. This comprehensive guide articulates pragmatically what is required in the often mystifying and rarely explained on-the-ground practice of organizing. Here, Eric Mann distills lessons he learned from over forty years as an organizer, as well as from other organizers within ... Read more

    $21.66 AUD

  • From Jerusalem to Irian Jaya

    A Biographical History of Christian Missions

    This is history at its best. From Jerusalem to Irian Jaya is readable, informative, gripping, and above all honest. From Jerusalem to Irian Jaya helps readers understand the life and role of a missionary through real life examples of missionaries throughout history. We see these men and women as fallible and human in their failures as well as their successes. These great leaders of missions are ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • The Third Wave

    A Volunteer Story

    Alison Thompson, a filmmaker living in New York City, was enjoying Christmas with her boyfriend in 2004 when she saw the news reports online: a 9.3 magnitude earthquake had struck the sea near Indonesia, triggering a massive tsunami that hit much of southern Asia. As she watched the death toll climb, Thompson had one thought: She had to go help. A few years earlier, she had spent eight months ... Read more

    $9.89 AUD

  • The Big Shift

    Navigating the New Stage Beyond Midlife

    by Marc Freedman ...
    Marc Freedman, hailed by theNew York Timesas "the voice of aging baby boomers [seeking] meaningful and sustaining work later in life," makes an impassioned call to accept the decades opening up between midlife and anything approximating old age for what they really are -- an entirely new stage of life, which he dubs the encore years.In The Big Shift, Freedman bemoans the fact that the discussion ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • Social Entrepreneurship:What Everyone Needs to Know

    What Everyone Needs to Know®

    series What Everyone Needs To Know®
    In development circles, there is now widespread consensus that social entrepreneurs represent a far better mechanism to respond to needs than we have ever had before--a decentralized and emergent force that remains our best hope for solutions that can keep pace with our problems and create a more peaceful world. David Bornstein's previous book on social entrepreneurship, How to Change the World, ... Read more

    $15.72 AUD

  • It Can Happen to You

    The True Stories Behind Waltham’s Homeless Community

    by Renée Nakkab ...
    When you see a person experiencing homelessness on the side of the road, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Do you think to yourself that you could never be in a similar position?It Can Happen to You: The True Stories Behind Waltham's Homeless Community brings together the stories of 17 individuals experiencing homelessness and equips you with the tools to reach out to your local homeless ... Read more

    $7.47 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • How to Be an Amazing Volunteer Overseas

    Rules of the Road, Stories from the Field

    Do you want to travel and make a positive impact on the world? This book is designed for you.How to Be an Amazing Volunteer Overseas will give you essential advice on how to decide what to do and where to go. It will help you to prepare for life in a new country. And most importantly, it will set you up to get the most out of your experience by learning from local leaders and contributing in a ... Read more

    $14.29 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus