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||Empowered Girls: A Girls Guide to Positive Activism, Volunteering, and Philanthropy
||Karnes, F. & Stephens, K.
||This book offers a hands-on guide for girls looking to take an active role in their school and community. The authors offer solid reasons for active involvement, strategies for choosing how to be of help and with which groups; and methods for getting involved. The book is filled with advice, resources and Web sites. One of the book's more important sections highlights the accomplishments of girls who have successfully made a positive change in their community. A handbook for involvement and empowerment and an inspirational guide for young women wanting to make a difference.
||Contributed by: DITD Team Member on 1/24/2005
This book is great for girls who are interested in philanthropies and volunteering. It has gotten a great review and many parents are always asking about motivation.
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