Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Social Work Commons

Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Center for Social Development Research

Volunteerism

Articles 1 - 10 of 10

Full-Text Articles in Social Work

Strategic Directions For Global Research On Volunteering For Peace And Sustainable Development, Vera J. Seelig Aug 2015

Strategic Directions For Global Research On Volunteering For Peace And Sustainable Development, Vera J. Seelig

Center for Social Development Research

This workshop report is a co-creation of the United Nations Volunteers, the International Forum on Volunteering for International Development, and the Center for Social Development. It summarizes the workshop on strategic directions for global research for sustainable development that took place in Bonn, Germany, on July 6 through 7, 2015.


International Volunteerism In The United States, 2008, Benjamin Lough Mar 2010

International Volunteerism In The United States, 2008, Benjamin Lough

Center for Social Development Research

Over one million individuals reported volunteering internationally in 2008. Young or middle-aged, White, college graduates with higher incomes, employed full-time, and married without dependent children were the most frequent candidates for volunteer service abroad. The majority of international volunteers served with a faith-based organization. Data for this report were gathered from the September 2004 through September 2009 volunteer supplements to the Current Population Survey (CPS)—a monthly survey of approximately 60,000 households. The volunteer supplement includes questions about service performed domestically and abroad. Two items specifically assess the rate and frequency of international volunteer service. More detailed information about ...


Evaluation Of Experience Corps: Student Reading Outcomes, Nancy Morrow-Howell Apr 2009

Evaluation Of Experience Corps: Student Reading Outcomes, Nancy Morrow-Howell

Center for Social Development Research

Evaluation of Experience Corps: Student Reading Outcomes


Experience Corps: Effects On Student Reading, Nancy Morrow-Howell Apr 2009

Experience Corps: Effects On Student Reading, Nancy Morrow-Howell

Center for Social Development Research

Experience Corps: Effects on Student Reading


Experience Corps: Benefits Of Volunteering, Stacey Mccrary Jul 2008

Experience Corps: Benefits Of Volunteering, Stacey Mccrary

Center for Social Development Research

Experience Corps: Benefits of Volunteering


Experience Corps: Stipends, Stacey Mccrary Jul 2008

Experience Corps: Stipends, Stacey Mccrary

Center for Social Development Research

Experience Corps: Stipends


Experience Corps: The Volunteer Experience, Stacey Mccrary Jul 2008

Experience Corps: The Volunteer Experience, Stacey Mccrary

Center for Social Development Research

Experience Corps: The Volunteer Experience


Experience Corps: Who Are The Members?, Stacey Mccrary Jul 2008

Experience Corps: Who Are The Members?, Stacey Mccrary

Center for Social Development Research

Experience Corps: Who Are the Members?


Civic Service In Lesotho: Local Sources And U.S. Connections, R Drew Smith Jul 2008

Civic Service In Lesotho: Local Sources And U.S. Connections, R Drew Smith

Center for Social Development Research

Civic Service in Lesotho: Local Sources and U.S. Connections


International Service In The Context Of Globalization: Research Conference Summary Report, Amanda Moore Mcbride Jul 2005

International Service In The Context Of Globalization: Research Conference Summary Report, Amanda Moore Mcbride

Center for Social Development Research

International Service in the Context of Globalization: Research Conference Summary Report