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Lewis, Barbara A. The Kid’s Guide to Social Action. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Publishing, 1998. Newell, Patrick. Volunteering to Help Seniors. New York: Rosen Book Works, 2000. Perr y, Susan K. Catch the Spirit: Teen Volunteers Tell How They Made a Difference. New York: Franklin Watts, 2000. org/ CITIZENS AND THEIR GOVERNMENTS: Beyond Government 31 Index animals, 10–13, 20–21 Armstrong, Charles, 17 autism, 13 food, 16–17 France, 21 Fundacíon Jocotoco Reserves, 24 Badger Association of the Blind and Visually Impaired (Wisconsin), 14 Bethesda Home and Retirement Center (Chicago, Illinois), 9 bingo, 14 blood donation, 7 blood pressure, 10 Braille, 14 Guild Home for the Aged Blind (Yonkers, New York), 11 Carolina Raptor Center (North Carolina), 22 church, 6–7 commitments, 9 community service, in high schools, 18 events, 26 Habitat for Humanity, 19 habitats, 23 Heifer International, 17 Heifer Project, 17 horseback riding, 12–13 housing, 19 hurricanes, 21 Illinois, 25 Johnson County Conservation Board (Iowa), 25 litter collection, 5, 28 livestock, 17 disabilities, 12–13 disasters, 7, 21 Down syndrome, 13 Ecuador, 24 Etosha National Park, 24 Everglades National Park, 24 Extraordinary People (Powder Springs, Georgia), 12–13 marathons, 27 Meals on Wheels, 8–9 Melaleuca tree, 24 Minnesota, 25 mosque, 6 museums, 27–28 North Shore Animal League America (Port Washington, New York), 20 oil spills, 21 poultry, 17 Red Cross, 7 Restoration Movement, 24 retirement homes, 9 Salvation Army, 7 Santa Clara Valley Blind Center (San Jose, California), 14 Second Harvest, 16–17 self-reliant, 17 senior citizens, 5, 8 Stepping Out for Fun (Shoreline, Washington), 13 synagogue, 6 Wisconsin, 25 vision impairments, 11–15 volunteer “grandchildren,” 9 volunteers, 6, 7, 14–17, 20, 21, 22, 23–25, 26–28, 29 Namibia, 24 About the Author Frank Muschal lives in Chicago with his elderly cat, Agatha.

I’m no rock star,” he says. ” 32 21st CENTURY SKILLS LIBRARY Governments – national, state, and local – provide key services. But they can’t do it all. Volunteers help others – without pay – in many ways. Look inside to discover what volunteers do and the type of opportunities available. There might be an idea for a project for you. The Citizens and Their Governments series introduces readers to the rights and responsibilities of citizens for the 21st century. Other titles in the series include: • • • • Democracy at Work Electing Leaders Government at Work Law and Order • • • Local Action Rights and Values Voting To guide your reading, look for these notes that will help build the understanding and skills you’ll need in the 21st Century.

Catch the Spirit: Teen Volunteers Tell How They Made a Difference. New York: Franklin Watts, 2000. org/ CITIZENS AND THEIR GOVERNMENTS: Beyond Government 31 Index animals, 10–13, 20–21 Armstrong, Charles, 17 autism, 13 food, 16–17 France, 21 Fundacíon Jocotoco Reserves, 24 Badger Association of the Blind and Visually Impaired (Wisconsin), 14 Bethesda Home and Retirement Center (Chicago, Illinois), 9 bingo, 14 blood donation, 7 blood pressure, 10 Braille, 14 Guild Home for the Aged Blind (Yonkers, New York), 11 Carolina Raptor Center (North Carolina), 22 church, 6–7 commitments, 9 community service, in high schools, 18 events, 26 Habitat for Humanity, 19 habitats, 23 Heifer International, 17 Heifer Project, 17 horseback riding, 12–13 housing, 19 hurricanes, 21 Illinois, 25 Johnson County Conservation Board (Iowa), 25 litter collection, 5, 28 livestock, 17 disabilities, 12–13 disasters, 7, 21 Down syndrome, 13 Ecuador, 24 Etosha National Park, 24 Everglades National Park, 24 Extraordinary People (Powder Springs, Georgia), 12–13 marathons, 27 Meals on Wheels, 8–9 Melaleuca tree, 24 Minnesota, 25 mosque, 6 museums, 27–28 North Shore Animal League America (Port Washington, New York), 20 oil spills, 21 poultry, 17 Red Cross, 7 Restoration Movement, 24 retirement homes, 9 Salvation Army, 7 Santa Clara Valley Blind Center (San Jose, California), 14 Second Harvest, 16–17 self-reliant, 17 senior citizens, 5, 8 Stepping Out for Fun (Shoreline, Washington), 13 synagogue, 6 Wisconsin, 25 vision impairments, 11–15 volunteer “grandchildren,” 9 volunteers, 6, 7, 14–17, 20, 21, 22, 23–25, 26–28, 29 Namibia, 24 About the Author Frank Muschal lives in Chicago with his elderly cat, Agatha.

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