Due to my compassionate and caring nature, I have participated in various activities these few years. I, together with my friends in school organized a carnival to raise funds for the needy. I also participated in a blood donation scheme and visited the old folks home. These experienced confirmed my calling and my passion for dentistry and I am sure that this will motivate me to strive the next goal in my journey of
The purpose of the fair was to collect money for humanitarian efforts in the local area. At that time, my region of Texas had ample poverty, and the church wanted to abate that burden. As a result, they created the fair, and it helped families ever since. My contribution might have been modest, but it was important because it, along with other contributions, added up into one big contribution that truly benefited the community. In addition to the money it raised, my job was important to me because it gave me a love of volunteering.
All community service helps no matter how little .Many may say that they do not find helping a homeless shelter their ideal saturday activity but once the students realize the impact they have on the less fortunate most will have a feeling of self accomplishment. The Dalton School says “Inherent in the notion of Community Service are the feeling of optimism and empowerment: we are optimistic that the world can change, we as individuals can make a
There is no doubt he is a magnificent actor, but the reason he influences me the most is due to him being a dedicated environmentalist. He is dedicated to the long-term health and the wellbeing of all earth's inhabitations. He created the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation to support other organizations and to help our planet. He plays an active role and is continuously engaged in the most important issues such as climate change, ocean conservation, protecting endangered species, and disaster relief. Leonardo has worked strategically to bring public awareness to the world's biggest issues.
The resort is promoting and raising the environmental awareness and social consciousness through exposing NGOs to the mission of the resort of minimizing the impact upon the cultural, social and natural environment of Langkawi. This exposure includes regular ‘eco-walks’ conducted for resort guests, local and international university students and the general public, showing the 200 Green practices in action. Moreover, since 2011, the Langkawi Live - One Earth Music Festival is held every year in November, part of which is devoted to the promotion of environmental
I will be able to use my LNT Trainer certification to help others better understand the benefits of LNT. I also will be able to apply LNT to my every day activity’s. now that I am a LNT trainer I will now be more aware of what I am doing in the outdoors and how I can minimize my impact in the outdoors. I feel LNT is a program a lot of people don’t really take for gannet and don’t fully understand the benefit it can have on both people and the environment as a whole. Finally, I feel LNT can not only be applied to the wilderness, but also in our own community simple as picking up trash on the side of the
Might each person fall in love with their organization in different ways, personally, I approach the issue in human perspective. Doing this kind of community activities, I can get an insight into how one organization operate sustainably to solve a social issue, how it builds and saves talented people to stay and develop the club, how it inspires and accelerates the time members engage in. Based on that, I with my colleagues promoted
There are organizations such as NIEHS (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences) that identify environmental agents that cause illness to guarantee a safe place to live for everyone. The NIEHS should continue to receive funding from the government because their work is beneficial to the general population and it could prevent illness and casualties
These NGOs are mostly Advocacy NGOs that work with or against the government to establish human rights friendly policies and make the society a better place to live with the support from foreign countries. At present, many countries work with NGOs in human rights related issues and appreciate their works. Kim pointed out four major areas of human rights activities done by Advocacy NGOs in his paper—‘education, standard-setting, monitoring compliance with international standards, and enforcement.’ (Kim 17) NGOs also work closely with the World Bank’s launched projects. NGOs collaborate and help by monitoring the performances of project activities. Kim brought the example of The Narmada dam project in his paper.
National Parks have wide variety activities such as game drives, wilderness trails, back pack trails, eco-trials and mountain bike trails where visitors have a good probability of seeing the Big 5 along with other animals therefore visitors are willing to spend time and money participating in such activities (Montag, Patterson & Freimund, 2005:283). Table 2.1 illustrate the profile of typical eco-tourists. Table 2.1 shows that the average age of visitors are from 40- 65 years old thus the activities that offered need to suit the needs of these visitors. Parks attract visitors that are mostly eco-tourists and eco-tourists are well educated possessing a diploma, bachelors or post-graduate degree. These eco-tourists mostly travel in groups of