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Create The Good: Community Service, Volunteering & Charity Work - AARP

Create The Good: Community Service, Volunteering & Charity Work - AARP


Serve In Your Community The Corporation for National and Community Service plays a vital role in supporting the American culture of citizenship, service, and responsibility. We are a catalyst for community solutions and champion for the ideal that every American has skills and talents to give. At a time of social need, CNCS and the network it supports engages more than 5 million Americans in results-driven service each year via 70,000 community and faith-based organizations. Through Senior Corps, AmeriCorps, the Social Innovation Fund, United We Serve, and other programs, CNCS taps the power of citizens to improve lives, solve problems, strengthen communities, and build the capacity of the nonprofit sector. Participants in CNCS programs mentor and tutor at-risk youthrebuild communities struck by natural disastershelp seniors live independentlysupport veterans and military familiesand more.

Promessothèque - Dites au monde « Je le ferai, à condition que vous m'aidiez » Web Sites - Give Them Something to Talk About: Create a Community Around Your Site's Content You've been told your whole life that talking about others is a bad thing. (In all honesty, that rumor you started about your frenemy's torrid affair with David Hasselhoff was probably just mean.) In the right context, however, gossiping about others can be beneficial to them. ServiceNation : A campaign to inspire a new era of voluntary citizen service in America 6 Things The Most Productive People Do Every Day Ever feel like you’re just not getting enough done? Know how many days per week you’re actually productive? About 3: People work an average of 45 hours a week; they consider about 17 of those hours to be unproductive (U.S.: 45 hours a week; 16 hours are considered unproductive). We could all be accomplishing a lot more — but then again, none of us wants to be a workaholic either.

 Home 5 Ways to Make Your To-Do Lists More Effective To-do lists seem pretty straightforward: A list of all of the tasks you plan to accomplish during any given day or week. And, really, there are few things more satisfying than drawing lines through each entry. Progress! But, many times, they balloon to unrealistic levels, and we end up feeling overwhelmed and ineffective. That’s usually because we’re using them as a catch-all for every task that’s thrown at us.