Using the Carter Center as an Example of Philanthropy Today: Local and Global Volunteerism
This unit examines the interrelationships of civic and community action, volunteering and philanthropy in a democratic society. The lessons focus on the Carter Center and President James Carter's volunteer activities as model for responsible citizenship. In addition, this short unit fits easily into U.S. History or government courses.
9, 10, 11, 12
Civics, Economics, Human Behavior, Human Relations, Sociology, United States Government, United States History, Process Skills
Unit of instruction
Learning to Give