How older adults can combat loneliness
Loneliness in widowed older adults can be reduced by intensive volunteering.
World Humanitarian Day
To mark World Humanitarian Day, celebrate the spirit that inspires all aspects of humanitarian work around the world.
Watching eyes promote giving
Research suggests that people behave more ethically and give more when there are eyes watching them.
Giving legal aid
Giving free legal aid to people in poverty and to the vulnerable makes a lot of sense.
When it comes to giving globally vs. giving locally, there is no right answer.
Aid is making a difference for children
With distressing news about earthquakes and famine, we often overlook the positive impact aid has made across the world.
What is venture philanthropy and how can families choose the right charity to ‘invest’ in?
Giving with accountability
Managing firms in developing countries often have to pay government bribes just to get the job finished.
Giving blood is a wonderful way to support strangers – and to support someone’s wellbeing.
Supermarkets giving food to charities
Supermarkets are helping eliminate food wastage by giving food to charities.
Giving to doorknockers
Charity doorknockers asking for donations are increasing. But are you likely to give to doorknockers?
Giving food to the hungry
Food wastage is an economic problem and a food distribution challenge.
Celebrity giving: good or not?
Research reveals that when celebrities give to good causes, the general public takes notice.
Giving money or saving money?
Ronald Read lived frugally and saved $10 million, then he gave it all away.
Giving to artists is giving to people
One way to support artists and the public is to give donations for public art.
How to give support after large-scale disasters
Due it's flexibility, cash is often the best way to send support in the immediate aftermath of a large-scale disaster
Giving: Pay it Forward Day
Pay it Forward Day is a reminder of the positive energy associated when people give to others without expecting anything...
Should you give locally or internationally?
What is a priority in terms of charity – giving locally or internationally?