The Real Meaning of FriendRaising

This is the last post in my five-part series, honoring the release of the 2nd Edition of FriendRaising. To read this series from the beginning, head here. So far in this series, I’ve taken highlights from the book about our days building the first-ever community-wide Diaper Bank, in Tucson, Arizona! Today’s story is not about diapers, though. It is about friendship – the real… Read more →

Telling Stories Over Coffee

This is Post #4 in a five-part series, honoring the release of the 2nd Edition of FriendRaising. To read this series from the beginning, head here. In this series, I’m highlighting stories from the book – stories of our days building the first-ever community-wide Diaper Bank, in Tucson, Arizona! Today’s story is all about “why.” Why are you doing the work you do?… Read more →

Hurling Diapers Off the Balcony: Volunteer Parties

This is Post #3 in a five-part series, honoring the release of the 2nd Edition of FriendRaising. To read this series from the beginning, head here. In that series, I’m highlighting stories from the book – stories of our days building the first-ever community-wide Diaper Bank, in Tucson, Arizona!) Today’s story comes from the turning point, the moment when the annual charitable… Read more →

Asking Other Organizations for Help

Yesterday, I began a series in honor of the 1 year anniversary of the release of the 2nd Edition of FriendRaising. To read this series from the beginning, head here. In that series, I’m highlighting stories from the book – stories of our days building the first-ever Diaper Bank in Tucson!) Today’s story comes from our building not the first, but the… Read more →

A Renaissance in Publishing

Renaissance Press publishes and distributes resources to inspire, motivate and enhance the work of anyone seeking to create a better world. Community Benefit “Non-Profit” Organizations Educational Institutions Private and Public Foundations Small Businesses and Corporations Communities and Governments Read more →