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BLOG: Fun ideas to teach our kids about giving and charity

A sign hangs in our kitchen that says, “We make a living by what we get but we make a life by what we give.” A simple statement, but full of meaning. Gratefully, my children, for the most part understand well that when we help one another, we are helping create a better world. However, moments happen when it becomes difficult for them to give things they are attached to (especially my youngest). When that happens, I realize that a fun activity is often the best way to keep them engaged while teaching them the important value of giving. And what I know for sure is that the more I let them direct the process of giving whether it is volunteering, fund-raising, helping elders…, the greater the involvement they will feel and the more they will learn from the experience. In addition, it gives them a powerful boost in self-esteem to realize they can make a difference in someone's life. So, here are some exciting ways to help your child discover the joy of giving: 1- Start a donati

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