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Soldiers to Citizens: The Link Between Military Service and Volunteering
(RGK Center: Summer Fellowship Program, 2008-08-08)
Research has shown that military service is linked with some forms of political engagement, such as voting, especially for minorities. In this paper, we explore the relationship between military service and another ...
Volunteerism and Youth: A Survey of Student Volunteerism at the University of Texas
About 27,000 University of Texas at Austin undergraduate students performed volunteer service between August 2001 and May 2002 according to a study conducted by the University’s Office of Survey Research for the RGK Center ...
Getting to Yes: The Points of Light and Hands on Network Merger
(RGK Center, 2008)
The two organizations had evolved from different premises, and had developed different cultures and methods to meet a common challenge of engaging citizens in civic volunteering. Each of these national initiatives was ...