An Asset Builder's Guide to Service-Learning
A clear and informative strategy for schools, faith communities, and youth organizations to blend the best of effective service-learning programs with the philosophy of youth asset building and healthy communities.
An Asset Builder's Guide to Youth Leadership
Sensible and inspiring advice for adults who truly want to engage young people in meaningful leadership volunteer roles, with how-to tips on everything from recruitment to intergenerational meetings.
Children as Volunteers
The only book focusing on engaging volunteers under the age of fourteen in agency or community organizations.
An Asset Builder's Guide to Training Peer Helpers
A trainer's manual for adult leaders preparing youth volunteers to do peer helping, with 15 interactive sessions complete with discussion guides and handouts (many useful for any age volunteer learning to do counseling).
Get the Word Out!
Provocative booklet that urges a new attitude toward young people as affected by adultism and shows how to be more welcoming to young leaders.
Friends Across the Divide
All the guidelines and materials necessary for an e-mail exchange between students and senior partners.
Raising Charitable Children
Warmly provides practical tips for adults to share the gifts of generosity, selflessness, and compassion with children of all ages and get past the gimme-gimme mind-set.
Ideas for how young people can discover what they care about, gain support, and implement a plan for change.
The Youth Volunteer Audit
An assessment and planning tool for developing best practices for dealing with young people as volunteers, complete with forms to copy and use again.
Working Shoulder to Shoulder
Stories and strategies of youth-adult partnerships that succeed, with over 20 reproducible tools to help you engage youth participants to the greatest effect in your organization.