Helping Others is give aid and support wherever it may be needed.
“The life I touch for good or ill will touch another life, and that in turn another, until who knows where the trembling stops or in what far place my touch will be felt.”
—Frederick Buechner Educator, Writer, Theologian
“When a person is down in the world, an ounce of help is better than a pound of preaching.”
—Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton Novelist, Playwright, Politician
“If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain; If I can ease one life the aching, Or cool one pain, Or help one fainting robin Up to his nest again, I shall not live in vain.”
—Emily Dickinson Poet
“In helping others, we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us.”
“It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist
Value Ideas For Helping Others
Clean out your closet and take the extras to a charity.
Volunteer to read books to little kids.
Donate to a charity of your choice.
Take your neighbor's trash bins in off the curb.
Run a little fund-raiser (a clothing exchange, a bake sale) for someone who is struggling with an expense.
Stories About Helping Others
A Light In The Darkness
Submitted by Victoria Lancaster
We were moving to a new state after my husband had been out of work for many months and we had no money. In fact, we had to...
It's My Dad
Submitted by Dennis Albright
As the technology coordinator of a small school, it did not take long for foreign exchange students to find me for help with...
Submitted by Anonymous
I was returning from another business trip, heading to my car. A five-year-old boy stood at the top of the escalator. At...
Everyday Hero Stories
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Jenni, The United States Of America
Its not about what you have its about what you give.
Jamin Slade, Columbus, Oh
Big H, Shelby
Help others. What I did before is raise 175 dollars for a man because he didn't have a heater or a bicycle. I did this because I love other people instead of myself. 8 years old=)
That quote really caught me. I feel way better now.