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Associated Community Resources

Relevant Reading

Reliable Fundraising in Unreliable Times: What Good Causes Need to Know to Survive and Thrive – (book) Kim Klein, 2009.  Most non-profits tend to engage in a form of wishful thinking about how to raise funds for their work. Although they know they need money, they don’t want to face the realities of how to raise it and so look for money in the wrong places. Klein explains the why’s and how’s of funding non-profits.

Beyond Inclusion, Beyond Empowerment  (book) Leticia Nieto Psy.D., 2010.   A powerful analysis of the psychological dynamics of oppression and privilege, this book shows readers how to develop the skills that can promote social justice for themselves and those around them.

The Gifts of Imperfection  (book) Brene Brown, 2010.  Practicing courage, compassion and connection in our daily lives is how we cultivate worthiness. The key word is Practice! You get courage by courageous acts. It’s like you learn to swim by swimming. You learn courage by couraging.

Cyberbullying  (book)  Heather E. Schwartz, 2013.  If a classmate sends threatening e-mails to you, do you know what to do? Don’t worry if you don’t. This book is here to help! Learn tech-savvy ways to keep bullies out of your technology without taking away all the fun!

The Bullying Workbook for Teens: Activities to Help You Deal with Social Aggression and Cyberbullying – (book) R. Lohmann, J. V. Taylor, H. Kilpatrick, 2013.  A practical, skills-based teen self-help workbook that addresses both bullying and cyberbullying.

Words Wound: Delete Cyberbullying and Make Kindness Go Viral – (book)  J. W. Patchin, S. Hinduja, 2013.  Provides strategies for kids who are being bullied online.

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