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Charities have limited funds to offer for financial help

We are always surprised when someone writes to us and complains (or even worse such as writes to us with hateful message) that a charity has no funds and can’t help them pay their bills. People literally complain that a church, non-profit, or charity can’t give them money to pay their living expenses. Or people complain that an agency maybe can’t give them food, clothes, or something else. The fact is every single charity or agency has limited funds and resources. Not only do they have limited resources, but even …

Pay it forward | Donate or Volunteer

There are periods of time in which we all need a little help. You should never feel bad to ask others for assistance at those points of time in your life, and be sure to show gratitude as well when doing so. Once you make it through the challenge(s) you are faced with, be sure to give back to others once you are reestablished. This is so important, and the paying it forward/giving back what separates the “takers” and “givers”. This concept of “paying it forward” is what differentiates people. …

Help the less fortunate this 2018 holiday season

It is estimated that 15 to 20% of kids in this country are food insecure, meaning they either go hungry or they are not always sure where their next meal will come from. Kids should not feel the financial hardship of their parents, whether it is year round or at Christmas. Now is the time to spread a little holiday joy for the upcoming 2018 Thanksgiving and Christmas season. It always makes me feel good to give back, and as we wrote about it is better to spend money on …