To organize and keep updated the volunteer data base.
Working with local volunteer centers to introduce the needs of HREC.
Coordinate volunteers for activities of HREC
Assistant to Development
Help organize fund raisers.
Help maintain and update a donor base.
Community Outreach Volunteersare requested for short term events.
Examples: Booth attendants when we display at conventions etc., ushers for big events, phone calling to announce events, helping with copying, folding and stuffing envelopes for mailings.
LibrarianHelp maintain and update a great resource library. Excellent organizational skills are the only qualification.
Computer Tech HREC is in need of a reliable and knowledgeable person we can call to trouble shoot any problem with our technology. We are a small office so the demand would not be great, however we are looking for someone who would commit to staying with us
InternshipsHREC offers part-time internships for a high school through post-graduate students.
If you are interested in helping HREC make a difference in our community, please call our office at or 801-521-4283 or E-mail us.
We are located at Salt Lake City Utah. Our fax number is 801-363-1277
War diminishes moral reasoning in childrenLast Updated on 2008-07-16 00:00:00
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By Brian Maffly
The Salt Lake Tribune
Article Last Updated: 07/15/2008 12:58:22 AM MDT
Children growing up in war zones tend to regard revenge as justification for stealing and hurting others, according to a new study by the University of Utah's department of psychology. More troubling was the finding, based on interviews with 96 Colombian children, that war-affected kids expect others to behave violently, regardless of the situation.
"That worries me. The first finding about revenge is worrisome, but not surprising," said co-author Cecilia Wainryb, a U. professor of psychology whose study was published today in the journal Child Development.
"With this other finding, it says when I'm not under pressure, when my survival is not at stake, I'll steal if I get a chance. That speaks... More »
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