You First, Me Second: Getting to the Heart of Social Responsibility

You First, Me Second: Getting to the Heart of Social Responsibility

by Pam Erickson

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Overview

You have more to offer the world than you realize.
Have you ever wondered what you have to give to those in need around you? Would you believe that you already possess everything you need to have a major impact on your community? In You First, Me Second Pam Erickson gives you the definitive guide to finding and using your strengths to help others.
 
You’ll be inspired by stories of real-life heroes who have changed their communities as the author motivates and equips you to:
 
·          Discover your true strengths, passions, and gifts
·          Catch a vision for how you can be an answer to someone else’s prayer
·          Work out a plan for getting involved
 
The needs around us are enormous and at times they seem overwhelming. But in these pages you will find tools that will empower you to make a real difference. It is possible to bring about positive change in this world. It all begins when you choose to live “you first, me second.”

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781616389697
Publisher: Charisma Media
Publication date: 04/02/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 256
File size: 628 KB

About the Author

 Pam Erickson is the vice president of procurement and corporate relations for Operation Blessing International. In the spring of 1996 she boldly took on the task of initiating Operation Blessing’s first Gifts-in-Kind (GIK) program.  Through her innovative and effective relationship-building skills, Pam has matured this program into an extraordinarily successful gift acquisition program yielding an average of 100,000,000 pounds of donated products each year. She has a BS in education from Howard Payne University and a master’s in education from Regent University. Pam has also developed curriculum for and was the Instructor of classes on “Donorology” for Regent University as well as having conducted a “Donorology” Symposium in Beijing, China. 

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“Pam is an innovator and an instrument for social change. This book captures much of her passion and creative methodology, inspiring the reader to become an agent for change in our society.” —Dave Phillips, president, Children’s Hunger Fund



“Do you know where you are going to be leaving your mark? This is one of the fundamental questions that author Pam Erickson asks and helps answer. You First, Me Second is a powerful work.” —Carlos Campo, president, Regent University



“Pam’s efforts in relationship building helped us to engage our sponsors, players, fans, and hundreds of volunteers to serve our community. In the process thousands of people received the assistance they needed. A true home run!” —Ben Aken, senior director, Community Relations, Kansas City Royals

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 Hometown: Virginia Beach, Virginia

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