(3:21) Generosity doesn't have to involve spending money... in fact, it usually doesn't. This one is a tear jerker... you've been warned!
How to be Generous
Being generous begins with treating each person as though they have already achieved the potential for greatness that is in every one of us. This Wiki-How article shows how to get the right mindset for showing and living generosity, and Part 2 offers 16 ways to share generosity and kindness in our school, community, and lives.
10 Inspiring Acts of Generosity
People generally aren't used to kindness from strangers. Most of us are too wrapped up in our lives to pay much attention to anyone else.
That's why it's so striking when strangers do something unexpected. The act may be as simple as holding the door open for someone else, or letting a person go first in line. Even the smallest actions can have an impact.
Look at these examples and discuss how you can offer your special gifts to others.
The "Free' Chocolate Store
This quick video (1:45) shows a neat way to motivate people toward generosity.
Celebrities Give Back
While they make millions and millions a year, many celebrities set an awesome example of generosity, giving back to those in need. Read about 5 celebrities who continue to help others.
If you had 1 million dollars, what organization would you donate the money towards?