University of Illinois Extension
University of Illinois Extension
Community Services - Planning Guide for 4-H Clubs

Community Service and Risk Management Resources

Bass, Melissa, et al. Citizenship - Public Adventures. 4-H Cooperative Curriculum System. St. Paul, Minnesota. 1999.

Brown, Kathleen, Sandra Davis, Vicki Forby, Wendy Greisemer, Mary Kay Munson, and Joe Schwamberger. Leadership Development through Community Action. University of Illinois Extension. July 1999.

Community Risk Management and Insurance Newsletter. Nonprofit Risk Management Center. Three issues per year.

Conrad, Dan and Diane Hedin. Youth Service: A Guidebook for Developing and Operating Effective Programs. Independent Sector. 1987.

Ellis, Susan J., Anne Weisbord, and Katherine H. Noyes. Children as Volunteers: Preparing for Community Service. Energize, Inc. 1991.

Everyone Wins When Youth Serve: Building Agency/School Partnerships for Service Learning. Points of Light Foundation. 1995.

Foy DiGeronimo, Theresa. A Student's Guide to Volunteering. Career Press. 1995.

Graff, Linda L. Beyond Police Checks: The Definitive Volunteer and Employee Screening Guidebook. Graff and Associates, Dundas, Ontario, Canada. 1999.

Leifer, Loring and Michael McLarney. Younger Voices, Stronger Choices. Kansas City Consensus. 1997.

Logan, Suzanne. The Kids Can Help Book. Cloverdale Press. 1992.

Managing Special Event Risks — 10 Steps to Safety. Nonprofit Risk Management Center. 1997.

Munson, Mary Kay. "Developing Risk Management Strategies for 4-H Events" Lesson. University of Illinois Extension.

Munson, Mary Kay and Committee. "Risk Management and Volunteer Staffing" Lesson. University of Illinois Extension.

Patterson, John, Charles Tremper and Pam Rypkema. Child Abuse Prevention Primer for Your Organization. Nonprofit Risk Management Center. 1995.

Patterson, John and Pam Rypkema. Crisis Management for Nonprofit Organizations: Ten Steps for Survival. Nonprofit Risk Managment Center. 1997.

Planning It Safe: How to Control Liability and Risk in Volunteer Programs. Minnesota Office on Volunteer Services, Dept. of Administration; Community and Human Resources, Minnesota Dept. of Human Services; and Minnesota State Bar Association. 1992.

Rypkema, Pam. Avoiding a Crash Course: Auto Liability, Insurance and Safety for Nonprofits. Nonprofit Risk Managment Center. 1995.

Safety Wise. Girl Scouts of the U.S.A. 1993. 160 pages.

Screening Volunteers to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse: A Three Step Action Guide. National Collaboration for Youth. 1999.

Seidman, Anna and John Patterson. Kidding Around? Be Serious! A Commitment to Safe Service Opportunities for Young People. Nonprofit Risk Management Center. 1996.

Tremper, Charles and Gwynne Kostin. No Suprises: Controlling Risks in Volunteer Programs. Nonprofit Risk Management Center. 1993.

White, Leslie T., John Patterson and Melanie L. Herman. More Than a Matter of Trust: Managing the Risks of Mentoring. Nonprofit Risk Managment Center. 1999.


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