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Work of the National Consumers" League.

Work of the National Consumers" League.

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Published by American Academy of Political and Social Science in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor laws and legislation.,
  • Industrial welfare.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAnnals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science -- no. 33
    ContributionsAmerican Academy of Political and Social Science.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination76 p. ;
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22267698M

      The National Consumers League (NCL), which also receives complaints from fraud victims at , found that fake checks complaints in were up 12 percent and were the second most common. While attending Mount Holyoke College, Perkins read Jacob Riis's How The Other Half Lives, studied economics, and met National Consumers League secretary Florence Kelley. After graduation, Perkins divided her time between a series of part-time teaching positions and volunteer work with a variety of Worcester social service organizations.

    Addams became a prolific writer and speaker, and she helped to found the National Child Labor Committee. This committee, chartered by Congress in , led to the creation of the Federal Children’s Bureau in and passage of the Federal Child Labor Law in Furthermore, Addams was a leader in the National Consumers League, the first. National Coalition for Consumer Education. c/o National Consumers League K St., NW, Suite Washington, DC Fax: Web site: NCCE is a coalition coordinated by the National Consumers League.

      According to the National Consumers League and , there are some steps to take and signs to watch out for when you’re starting your search for a work-at-home job: Research, research, research: It’s important to know exactly whom you’re working for. When you find a job posting you’re interested in, take special care to research. & the National Consumers League. The LifeSmarts program invites FBLA members to become Safety Smart Ambassadors. Student Ambassadors provide interactive safety messages to younger children using scripted minute presentations and videos featuring Disney characters. Five $1, scholarships will be awarded to winning applicants.


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