Contributing to others is one of the biggest ways to contribute to yourself.
You dont need to be rich to be a philanthropist
you need merely to be willing. When you give to others there are many
benefits to you: you can feel good about yourself, you can keep perspective
on how big your problems really are, you can make a difference, you can
network and much more.
To model contributing to others Dave Ellis, the founder of Falling
Awake will match dollar-for-dollar. every $10 contribution per individual
(up to $50,000*) made to qualifying non-profit organizations through this
per organization and up to $10,000 per major category. To submit another
organization not listed, it must be a 501c3 non-profit as acknowledged
by the IRS. You will be notified within 2 weeks if your organization does