ERIC Number: ED107295
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: N/A
ARC; Alaska's Resources Challenge. An Attack on Poverty through Knowledge; A Proposal to Demonstrate the Effectiveness of Community Information Aides.
Fairbanks North Star Borough Library, AK.
To bring intensive information input to Alaskans within poverty groups, an interagency activity is proposed that would employ 12 VISTA volunteers as community information aides with the Fairbanks North Star Borough Library serving as the center for the assembly and generation of information and the dissemination of information through multimedia materials and programs. The background of the program, including economic patterns and barriers to betterment, is outlined and the program objectives are stated. The proposed interrelationship among agencies is detailed. The program for recruitment, supervision and management, and training is detailed, along with resource requirements and the criteria for evaluation. Anticipated local government support is also explained. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Fairbanks North Star Borough Library, AK.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska