Motivations for Giving: Penny Drive

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
9
10
11
12
Subjects: 
Library / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Financial
Focus Question 

Focus Question: How do our decisions about spending affect the common good? 

Unit Overview 

Explore the local community to identify nonprofit services available. They compare these to the services of business and government to understand the different sectors. They investigate motivations for nonprofits and individual giving.

Service Experience 
 Students hold a penny drive to raise money for a nonprofit they investigated.
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