[bksvol-discuss] Books submitted 2
- From: "Shelley L. Rhodes" <juddysbuddy@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <bookshare-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 27 Dec 2005 23:49:50 -0500
Two books submitted. One is very easy to validate, The other, well, let's just say i couldn't get in it. Smile. Boards That Love Fundraising This one needs a spell check and a quick look over. A Field Guide to Narnia This one I edited up to page 70 or so. And I couldn't get into it. And Since The Lion The Witch and the Wardrobe are currently in the theaters, well, I thought maybe the book would be a good addition to the collection. Anyway. It needs the works. Noticed some minor brightness issues, particularly modem for modern and namia for narnia, but only on particular pages, doesn't seem to be Universal. Here is the book jackets. From the Book jacket: Boards That Love Fundraising is an easy-to-use workbook in which board members will find the information and skills they need to overcome the "fear factor" and become confident, successful fundraisers. ? Provides information on board structure and its impact on raising money ? Outlines the concepts that will empower you to ask for money effectively and fearlessly ? Describes the wide variety of methods nonprofits use to raise money and the board's role in each area ? Shows how to recruit board members who can help with fundraising ? Explores the vital issues of fundraising-planning, staffing, evaluation, and working with consultants Using this indispensable tool, board members will learn how to transform their ideas about "begging for money" into opportunities to urge citizens to invest in their enterprise through philanthropic contributions. Boards That Love Fundraising provides a wealth of exercises to pave the way to successful board fundraising efforts. PRAISE FOR BOARDS THAT LOVE FUNDRAISING "Zimmerman and Lehman have more than two decades of hands-on experience helping board members know how to do their job. This workbook distills their knowledge into helpful and easy exercises and tips that everyone in the nonprofit can use to raise more money." -Kim Klein, publisher, Grassroots Fundraising Journal "The wisdom in Boards That Love Fundraising helped me and our board of directors deal with some of our most challenging issues. In this day and age, fundraising by board members is critical to the success of any nonprofit organization-including ours. Zimmerman and Lehman will help your board get there, too."-Janet Knipe, executive director, California Youth Correction A Field Guide to narnia From the Book jacket: Whether this is your first visit or you've been there many times, you'll want to bring along this handy guide to the landscape and inhabitants of Narnia. You'll learn more about the mind behind Narnia, how Narnia relates to other imaginative worlds and children's literature, the history within the stories of Narnia, and how Narnia fits into Lewis's other work. This book will help you dig deeper into the series and its implications for understanding the Christian life. "Colin Duriez . . . provides profound insight into the brilliant mind and prolific writings of C. S. Lewis. By carefully interweaving the life experiences of Lewis with an analysis of his vast body of scholarly and popular works-especially his Chronicles of Narnia- Mr, Duriez provides the reader with new understanding and a strong motivation to read the works again and again." Shelley L. Rhodes B.S. Ed, CTVI and Judson, guiding golden juddysbuddy@xxxxxxxxxxxx Guide Dogs For the Blind Inc. Graduate Alumni Association Board www.guidedogs.com Dog ownership is like a rainbow. Puppies are the joy at one end. Old dogs are the treasure at the other. Carolyn Alexander To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.
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