|

Reader enjoyed charity editorial

I just want to congratulate the author of the article “Being on the Receiving End of Charity” and thank you for running it.

It was a wonderfully stated message and more appropriate than any of us care to or have the courage to admit. It perfectly explains an all too common reality that is touching more and more of our friends, families, acquaintances and communities and evokes a pragmatic compassion without maudlin sentimentality.

It inspires a sense that every little gesture is useful, meaningful and appreciated – making contributions of any type less like charity and more like sharing.

And as my parents always taught me – when you share with someone who has less or nothing, then when you have less or nothing, someone will share back. That way everyone can always have at least a little something.

When everyone shares, no one goes without. Thank you again, happy holidays and “God bless us, everyone.”

Karen Bain-Morgado

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=6256

Posted by on Dec 25 2009. Filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Please complete this math problem before clicking Submit * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

Recently Commented

  • Doug Stone: Thanks Peter. I hope to help out in the future.
  • Doug Stone: Thanks for your support as well Gerald!
  • Gerald Griggs: This is fantastic and we in aviation appreciate what Mr. Stone and others are doing to inspire...
  • Peter Alberti: Having caught the aviation bug along with my son just over a year ago at a Young Eagles rally, I...
  • Gina Tiberio Hamilton: Thank you for printing this and raising awareness for the Walk to End Alzheimers. At $6,245,...