Archive for August, 2006

Social Work Textbook Sale

Attention Social Work Students! Cut costs on your back-to-school expenses by saving up to 20% on your textbooks at You’ll probably discover that you can purchase your texts cheaper at Amazon than you can at your college bookstore. Sale runs from now until October 7, 2006. Oh, and if you have textbooks to sell, […]

Social Work Employment – California

The Fred Finch Youth Center, a non profit, human services agency which provides residential care and community based services in over a dozen counties throughout California, is looking for talented social workers. This is the reply I received when I asked for a brief description of the agency: Who are we? For over a century, […]

August Causes & Events

August 12th, 2006 is International Youth Day. This year’s theme is Tackling Poverty Together: Young People and the Eradication of Poverty. This site suggests ways to commemorate the day and provides facts and figures regarding youth and poverty. For example, did you know that almost 20% of 15 to 24 year olds around the world […]