The Meaning of a Decanter

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Aaron W. Voyles reflects on the influence of gifts in relationships despite his awkwardness at getting them.

A Dad Sounds Off on the “Thank You” Seekers

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Where are the days where good deeds were their own reward? This dad wants them back and the attention seeking to end.

When #GivingTuesday Meets ‘Fire John Idzik': Urging Fans To Spend Good Money After Good

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Mike Kasdan implores fans to direct their passion and support into the organizations doing the work in our communities that matters.

5 Secret Male Turn-offs Women’s Magazines Won’t Tell You

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Thomas Fiffer talks straight about what really turns men off.

This 14-Year-Old Boy’s Mission Is To Help Kids Everywhere Play The Game Of Soccer (Video)

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An American teenager wants to change the world with his two passions, soccer and giving.

Cutting our food bill by a third for Lent

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With so many people genuinely struggling to make ends meet and put food on their tables, it felt like it would be good to remind ourselves what it can feel like to struggle to pay for our most basic needs.

The Two Faces of Philanthropy

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Philanthropy expert Michael C. Phillip believes that philanthropy is more than “giving when you’re old.” It should be a way in which we govern our actions in all seasons of life.

7 Suprisingly Simple Ways to Meet the Divine and Feel Inspired

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Theologian Mark Bowness used to look for God in church. Then he discovered evidence of the creator in ordinary, everyday events.

Net Worth and The Man Behind the Man

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This man who had raised himself on the streets made my heart larger and my life richer.

Holiday Rituals: A Thanksgiving Nation or A Christmas Nation?

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Michael C. Phillip on society’s need to be more like Thanksgiving and less like Black Friday.

I Heard a Billionaire CEO Speak About Giving, And It Changed My Life

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It took a speech by the billionaire founder of Priceline to help me find out that the more I give without expectation, the more I get.

Kid President’s Holiday Gift Guide

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Kid President’s gift guide has absolutely everything you need for successful holiday gift giving.

Make A Giving List, Now

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Every day I’ve committed to one moment of all-out service from my abundance… and it’s changing everything.

On Making Amends and Finding Gratitude

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There are many paths to gratitude. Matt Clapper’s led him through a series of amends, and he is the better for it.

The Way Millennials Give, and Why it Should Concern Us

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Millenials give to charity in dramatically different ways than their predecessors.

The Ugly Way Home

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A lesson from a rickshaw driver and one way that Veronica Grace keeps herself in tune with those less fortunate.