ERIC Number: ED352478
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-May
Volunteer Venture '92. Proceedings of the Annual Statewide Conference on Volunteerism (Columbus, Ohio, May 27-29, 1992).
Safrit, R. Dale, Ed.
These conference proceedings contain abstracts of papers that were submitted for presentation and descriptions of all presentations and workshops from a conference on volunteerism. Three papers are included in full. Organized in five sections, the following are included: "Building Better Young People: Powerful and Practical Techniques to Teach Youth" (Brandywein); "Engaging Youth as Volunteers" (Beugen); "Peer Counseling Programs" (Clark); "Strengthening Adult-Youth Interactions"--complete paper (Groff); "Legal Issues in Youth Volunteerism" (Colley); "Cooperation and Competition: A Volunteer's Responsibility" (Maddy); "What's in It for YOUth?" (panel discussion); "Youth Leadership Skills" (Shelly); "The Role of the Community Relations Professional in Shaping the Corporate Social Vision" (Goldberg); "How to Develop an Employee Volunteer Program (Galligan); "Getting Media Coverage for Your Community" (panel discussion); "Preparing Employees for Community Leadership" (Jenkins); "Legal Ramifications of Employee Volunteer Program" (McCurley); "Gaining Management Support for Your Program" (Galligan); "Environmental Issues and Employee Involvement" (DeWein); "Involving Retirees and Labor Unions in Employee Volunteerism" (Hester, Breitenstein); "Special Events Spell Success" (Phillips); "How to Effectively Raise Money in the 90s" (Nichols); "Serving the Diverse Community" (Richards); "Technology for the 90s--How to Choose It" (Risch); "Organizational Values and Culture" (Shullman); "High Tech, Grass Roots Technology for the 90s--How to Use It"--complete paper (Souder);"Focus on the Future: Where Do We Want Volunteerism to Go" (Ellis); "Improving Your Listening Skills" (Savage); "Assessing Our Impact" (Ellis); "Managing the New Volunteer" (Cooper); "Influence Strategies" (Verble); "Legal Issues in Volunteerism" (Colley); "Volunteers: Guardians of Social Change"--complete paper (Lonergan); "Designing a Service Learning Program" (Beugen); "Volunteering Is for Everyone" (Bernstein); "The Interviewer as In-Depth Listener" (Savage); "Communicating Confidence" (Verble); "Staying on Purpose" (Braham); "Time Mastery" (White); "Creativity and Innovation: Zip!" (Schubert); "Effective Communication Skills" (Donadio); "The Legal Environment of Volunteer Referral Agencies" (McCurley); and "Managing Conflict with and among Young People" (Trichel). (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Agency Role, Business Responsibility, Communication Skills, Community Resources, Compliance (Legal), Extension Education, Nonprofit Organizations, Public Service, Secondary Education, Time Management, Voluntary Agencies, Volunteer Training, Volunteers, Youth Agencies, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A