When we choose to give to others, we feel more abundant in return. Performing acts of kindness brings us more happiness and better health, according to research shared by the Greater Good Science Center.
Americans gave $428 billion in charity nationwide in 2018, according to the National Philanthropic Trust. No matter your personal financial situation, money isn’t the only meaningful way to give back. Children and families also need food, clothing, books and toys. Some of the most overlooked health items include toiletries such as toothbrushes, toothpaste and floss.
Did you know that the U.S. Surgeon General has called tooth decay in our nation a “silent epidemic”? Dental problems can cause missed school and work, loss of productivity, trouble concentrating and lower grades.