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
Volunteer to read books to little kids.
Run a little fund-raiser (a clothing exchange, a bake sale) for someone who is struggling with an expense.
Take your neighbor's trash bins in off the curb.
Donate to a charity of your choice.
Clean out your closet and take the extras to a charity.
Stories About Helping Others
Submitted by Mia
It was the last day of school. My mother and my brother were taking a trip to Washington, D.C. They came back with the most...
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...
A Flat Tire
Submitted by Len Maiolatesi
My coworker and I were delivering a car to a customer when I noticed a car in the opposite lane with the four-way flashers...
Everyday Hero Stories
When my daughter was in high school we went to an open house where we and all the other parents sat in our children's...
Led by Mr. Moore, "This science based class is intended and designed for students who have a serious interest in the medical...
My Aunt, Nadia
My aunt Nadia was born on March 18, 1960. She is the third of seven kids. Throughout her late elementary...
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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.
This is a good example of the Rachel's Challenge.
Yasmine Nathan, Corsicana,Texas75110
What a beautiful picture. Helping and encouraging children in need. I experienced my own child being in a children's home for near 2 years it was a very difficult time.. Especially at Christmas time may God bless those with compassionate hearts as these that work with our children!!
Bonnie Frakes, Texarkana, Ar
Helping others in need is really a kind thing in our daily life. We can lend a helping hand for once, but it's really hard to be willing to help others in one's entire life. I just hope that we can do this kind of thing whenever they are needed.
Every person on this earth should love, respect, communicate, assist in every way they can, their parents, because they are why you are here and when they are gone, they will never be seen again. I know I miss mine and think about them daily, bye mom/dad.
We all have something we can do everyday to help someone in need even if it's just a smile and kind words.