Staying true to our mission to rebuild and restore balance to low-income, marginalized and disadvantaged communities by helping, encouraging, inspiring and empowering women, children, youth and young adults around the world Phoenix Queens of the Nation is once again organizing our Annual Zulu SeedZ Toy … Continue reading Zulu SeedZ Toy & Clothing Drive 2017
Arts Education Cuts: Lack of Funding or Lack of Faith? By: David Ginsburg on April 30, 2014 In NCLB: No Chance for Latinos and Blacks, I wrote about responses to test score pressure that have been a disservice to children. One of those responses, … Continue reading Making the Case for Arts Education
CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT TRAINING PROGRAM LAUNCH August 22, 2017 10:00 AM—1:00 PM Lehman College Campus 250 Bedford Park Blvd West, Music Building Location: East Dining Room Bronx, NY 10468 MEET WITH PRIME CONTRACTORS Panel Discussion Steps to Obtaining Contracts – BUILDING BUSINESS CAPACITY – Construction Licensing … Continue reading Bronx Construction Management Training Program Launch
Adolescent Language As Affectively Coded Behavior Danesi, M. (1989, Summer). Adolescent Language as Affectively Coded Behavior: Findings of an Observational Research Project. Adolescence, 24(94). Summary (Download Adolescent Language overview as a PDF) It is known that adolescents develop their own particular nomenclature. It is from … Continue reading Adolescent Language As Affectively Coded Behavior
Rites Of Passage In Adolescence Delaney, C.H. (1995, Winter). Rites of Passage in Adolescence.Adolescence, pp. 892-898. Summary (Download Rites of Passage overview as a PDF) Society has always recognized the transition from childhood to adulthood. These “rites of passage” are universal to the experience of … Continue reading Rites Of Passage In Adolescence
Time Is Money: How to Measure the Value of Volunteers By Diane Knoepke Volunteers are a vital part of many nonprofit groups. But whether and how nonprofits measure the value of those volunteers varies widely. According to the International Labour Organization’s Manual on the Measurement … Continue reading Volunteer Mobilization: Time Is Money….
Ethical Considerations in Fundraising By Craig Bowman Nonprofit organizations are built to serve people and communities. Individual organizational missions, your program’s structure, the populations you serve may all vary, but in the end, the goal is always to help people and communities. To facilitate this … Continue reading Ethical Considerations in Fundraising