Have you noticed that in the latter part of the year, more and more stories about giving begin to surface in the news. Food pantries and shelters are collecting food so that families in need can enjoy holiday dinners, and numerous charities begin to accept donations to provide presents to children who might otherwise receive no gifts on Christmas morning.
The generosity that makes these campaigns succeed is such an inspirational aspect of human nature. Every day there are stories that prove people want to nurture and help others.
So maybe if we all work together, these stories of generosity and giving will become mainstream year round. People don’t suddenly have enough food once the new year starts.
The giving season should last twelve months a year. Here are two simple tips to make this happen: