This New York Times bestseller is a powerfully moving story of a man from humble beginnings, who identified a tragic problem and figured out how to address it on a national scale. KaBOOm! chronicles Darell Hammond's amazing journey from a childhood spent living in a group home in Illinois to becoming the founder and CEO of KaBOOM!, one of the most successful nonprofit organizations in the United States. KaBOOM! has raised almost $200 million, directly built 1, 743 playgrounds with a million volunteers, and has touched the lives of countless children and families. More than just a memoir, KaBOOm! is a call to action that will inspire readers by challenging them to rethink traditional notions of community and social change.... 51 employee handbook, 58 employees, 7, 57a58, 61, 205a6 environmental awareness and, 187 experience, 54a55, ... 173 growth of, 201 high-profile organizations and, 80a81 hiring system, 58, 206a7 Home Depot partnership with, 46, anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Rodale - 2011-04-26|