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Haunted Indiana: Ghosts and Strange Phenomena of the Hoosier State

Explore some of the most well known haunted places in Indiana. This volume looks at such popular haunts as the ghosts of Kendallville's Strand Theatre, San Pierre's Dog-Headed Woman, and the creepy 100 Steps Cemetery outside of Brazil.

Haunted Indiana: Ghosts and Strange Phenomena of the Hoosier State

James A. Willis
398.208 Wil

Explore some of the most well known haunted places in Indiana. This volume looks at such popular haunts as the ghosts of Kendallville's Strand Theatre, San Pierre's Dog-Headed Woman, and the creepy 100 Steps Cemetery outside of Brazil.

The Supernatural

The Devils of Loudun

In 1632 an entire convent in the small French village of Loudun was apparently possessed by the devil. After a sensational and celebrated trial, the convent's charismatic priest Urban Grandier—accused of spiritually and sexually seducing the nuns in his charge—was convicted of being in league with Satan. Then he was burned at the stake for witchcraft.

The Devils of Loudun

Aldous Huxley
133.426 Hux

In 1632 an entire convent in the small French village of Loudun was apparently possessed by the devil. After a sensational and celebrated trial, the convent's charismatic priest Urban Grandier—accused of spiritually and sexually seducing the nuns in his charge—was convicted of being in league with Satan. Then he was burned at the stake for witchcraft.

The Supernatural

Cursed Objects: Strange but True Stories of the World's Most Infamous Items

Stories of infamous real-life items that leave death and destruction in their wake, including the Raggedy Ann doll that spawned the horror franchise The Conjuring and the mummy rumored to have sunk the Titanic and kickstarted World War I.

Cursed Objects: Strange but True Stories of the World's Most Infamous Items

J. W. Ocker
001.94 Ock

Stories of infamous real-life items that leave death and destruction in their wake, including the Raggedy Ann doll that spawned the horror franchise The Conjuring and the mummy rumored to have sunk the Titanic and kickstarted World War I.


The Supernatural

Dark World: Into the Shadows with the Lead Investigator of the Ghost Adventures Crew

Paranormal investigator Zak Bagans, host of the popular Travel Channel series Ghost Adventures, wants you to experience a haunting through his eyes: to feel what it's like to be scared, freaked out, pushed, cold, sluggish, whispered-at and touched by an ethereal being or attacked by a demonic spirit.

Dark World: Into the Shadows with the Lead Investigator of the Ghost Adventures Crew

Zak Bagans
133.12 Bag

Paranormal investigator Zak Bagans, host of the popular Travel Channel series Ghost Adventures, wants you to experience a haunting through his eyes: to feel what it's like to be scared, freaked out, pushed, cold, sluggish, whispered-at and touched by an ethereal being or attacked by a demonic spirit.


The Supernatural

Nonprofit meetings, minutes, & records : how to run your nonprofit corporation so you don't run into trouble

Making sure your nonprofit is keeping good records and minutes and running your meetings correctly is vital to making sure your nonprofit stays on track and doesn't get into trouble. The author addresses topics on obtaining board or member-approval-meetings and written consents, big day-holding your meeting and how to understand and organize your records. 

Nonprofit meetings, minutes, & records : how to run your nonprofit corporation so you don't run into trouble

Mancuso, Anthony,
IND 658.048 Man

Making sure your nonprofit is keeping good records and minutes and running your meetings correctly is vital to making sure your nonprofit stays on track and doesn't get into trouble. The author addresses topics on obtaining board or member-approval-meetings and written consents, big day-holding your meeting and how to understand and organize your records. 



Nonprofits and the Work They Do in Our Communities

Start something that matters

  Know as the founder of TOMS and as a contestant on The Amazing Race, Mycoskie writes from the heart and shares examples from TOMS and other businesses that he has started--both positive and negative and tells you what he has learned from his mistakes as well as his successes. The chapters are streamlined but still with enough examples to get his point across.  For those interested in nonprofits, social enterprise or who just want to become inspired. 

 

 

Start something that matters

Mycoskie, Blake.
658.408 Myc

  Know as the founder of TOMS and as a contestant on The Amazing Race, Mycoskie writes from the heart and shares examples from TOMS and other businesses that he has started--both positive and negative and tells you what he has learned from his mistakes as well as his successes. The chapters are streamlined but still with enough examples to get his point across.  For those interested in nonprofits, social enterprise or who just want to become inspired. 



 



 


Nonprofits and the Work They Do in Our Communities

Nonprofit Accounting for Volunteers, Treasurers, and Bookkeepers

Accounting for  a nonprofit can be scary and confusing especially for those with little or no experience. This title is the  quintessential step-by-step guide to creating and operating a solid and reliable bookkeeping system, relaying must-know information to board members and avoiding unnecessary attention from the IRS. This handy reference guide explains nonprofit accounting in digestible bites. 

Nonprofit Accounting for Volunteers, Treasurers, and Bookkeepers

London, Lisa
IND 658.152 Lon

Accounting for  a nonprofit can be scary and confusing especially for those with little or no experience. This title is the  quintessential step-by-step guide to creating and operating a solid and reliable bookkeeping system, relaying must-know information to board members and avoiding unnecessary attention from the IRS. This handy reference guide explains nonprofit accounting in digestible bites. 


Nonprofits and the Work They Do in Our Communities

No More "Duct Tape Fundraising": A Nonprofit Leaders Guide to Raising More Money

Reliable streams of funding is essential to keep nonprofits programs running. The author outlines an easy approach to building reliable revenue streams and  consistent donors. Topics include  getting your board on board, delighting your donors, writing a compelling case for support and making the ask.

No More "Duct Tape Fundraising": A Nonprofit Leaders Guide to Raising More Money

Ramjattan, Rachel
Ind 658.048 Ram

Reliable streams of funding is essential to keep nonprofits programs running. The author outlines an easy approach to building reliable revenue streams and  consistent donors. Topics include  getting your board on board, delighting your donors, writing a compelling case for support and making the ask.


Nonprofits and the Work They Do in Our Communities

Storytelling: The Secret Sauce of Fundraising Success

For a nonprofit getting their story out to folks is a major component of finding donors, supporters and volunteers in their community. This book  blends the latest science with the author's extensive experience to show readers how stories facilitate fundraising. People want to help and want to give and a good story can make that happen. 

Storytelling: The Secret Sauce of Fundraising Success

Ierardi, Lynn Malzone
IND 658.1522 Ier

For a nonprofit getting their story out to folks is a major component of finding donors, supporters and volunteers in their community. This book  blends the latest science with the author's extensive experience to show readers how stories facilitate fundraising. People want to help and want to give and a good story can make that happen. 


Nonprofits and the Work They Do in Our Communities

Starting & Building a Nonprofit: A Practical Guide

Practical advice on forming your nonprofit, budgets, building a website, social media recruiting board members and developing a strategic plan. A good place to start when thinking of forming a nonprofit. 

 

 

Starting & Building a Nonprofit: A Practical Guide

Pakroo, Peri
IND 658.048 Pak

Practical advice on forming your nonprofit, budgets, building a website, social media recruiting board members and developing a strategic plan. A good place to start when thinking of forming a nonprofit. 



 



 


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