Philanthropy’s reward beyond money
“Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love. And you can be that servant.” ― Martin Luther King, Jr.
Many of us have our first experience of giving as young children. For me, it was the act of putting two quarters in a Sunday School envelope and placing it in the offering plate. The experience of giving is a tradition that often becomes an integral part of life. It can be much like enjoying a good book, listening to favorite music, working in the garden or taking a walk. While we must be responsible and practical in our giving, it also is a journey, an evolving part of who we are and one way we define our lives. [Read more…]