You want to make a difference in the world, but don't know where to begin. Now you can. Here is just the guide to lots of exciting ways that are more personal and fun than merely writing a check. For every day of the year, 365 Ways to Change the World is packed with information and ideas that don't take a lot of special skills to put into action, but will achieve something positive: Observe a qBuy Nothing Dayq Plant a qpeace poleq Sew a panel for an AIDS memorial quilt Collect rainwater to water your plants The suggestions cover twelve important areas in which you can influence change, including in your local community, as a consumer, making a cultural contribution, and addressing problems such as the environment, health, and human rights. You can go through the book day by day or use the index to flip to the issues that concern you most; to help you take action, a complementary website links straight to many of the sources listed in the book. Great to give as well as to keep, this is an inspiring, practical resource for making the world a better place -- one day at a time.If not, then you have little need to drive an SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle) or 4x4. ... These chemicals cause ozone and other pollutants to build up around cities, leading to poor air quality, which in turn causes people to suffer from headaches, eye ... Consider buying an electric car or a hybrid. Use a carpool whenever possible.
|Title||:||365 Ways To Change the World|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2007-01-02|