Day 290: The Circle of Giving is the Circle of Life

365give has a story about people that give it forward

It is true. When you give to another, that act of giving is passed forward. It is almost a guarantee. Seldom do you get to witness the act of passing it forward, but I have proof in a great giving story.

Day 290: Give 290 Guest Post by Nicola Inwood

Give to another and they will give it forward

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Day 165: The Starbucks Surprise







I don’t need to say anything before this give. It was sent to me from a dear friend with a huge heart. Enjoy this give and keep it close to the front of your brain the next time you hit a Starbucks. If a sweet treat doesn’t present itself what about buying a coffee for the next person?

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Day 14: Happy Canadian Thanksgiving!

Chef Ned Bell

“T’is the season to be thankful” and to give. A.K.A Thanksgiving.

I didn’t have anything special planned for a Thanksgiving GIVE until yesterday. I received a Facebook text from a dear friend and brilliant local chef Ned Bell. Ned and I have been doing charity events together for many years. It just so happens we have … READ MORE

Launch Day The Gift of Identity

Nicolas - Happy Birthday

 

Today is the day. My first GIVE of 365 days of giving. I am somewhere between excited and terrified. My first GIVE to launch this journey is in honour of my son, Nicolas. I am starting today because it is Nic’s birthday. He has turned the ripe old age of 3 and he is the … READ MORE

Ethical Giving

What a great name – Ethical Giving. There is a name for everything to do with giving now. What is Ethical Giving and how can you incorporate it into you life? Plan Canada has a definition on their site.

“Ethical gift giving is about giving a gift that truly matters, a gift that brings with it hope and change. … READ MORE

The Soul of Money

In less than a week my mission to change the world begins. I feel like I am in the process of retraining my brain. I look for, search out and see different opportunities to give back every day. I’m discovering ways to give that I didn’t even know existed without leaving my home office.

Did you know there are sites … READ MORE

What is a “GIVE”

My sister and I had an interesting conversation around the definition of a GIVE. She asked me the difference between a GIVE as I reference “throughout my blog, versus being a “good Samaritan”. You could also add to the comparison a Random Act of Kindness or being philanthropic – or is that term for Warren Buffet and … READ MORE



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