holiday party

The Key to Hosting a Good Holiday Party

Growing up, hospitality was very important to Gordon Baergen’s family. His father was a Mennonite minister, so they often had visiting missionaries stay with them ...
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Sherlock Friesen

Random Acts of Generosity

Sherlock Friesen is a long-time Abundance Canada client. He follows a well-thought out Generosity Plan™ that includes making regular charitable donations from his Gifting Fund™. ...
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Living to Make the World Better

Ever since she was a little girl, Christine desired to make the world better. She wanted her life to have a place in the world. ...
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Paying it forward

Pay It Forward: An Oldie But a Goodie

It was the fall of 1992. Our 15-month old daughter’s cry echoed in the church basement. My wife and I did our best to comfort ...
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Smiling teachers

More than a Gift

Carla sat on the porch of the school in the hot afternoon sun. They had had more students show up today than ever before. Her ...
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Couple excited about their dream

Dream Big…And Then What?

Is It Enough to Dream Big? The night before bone cancer took his right leg, Terry Fox lay in a hospital bed reading a magazine ...
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Poloroids of influencers

Generosity Influencers

These days, it’s hard to buy anything without thinking about the influencer that probably sold it to you. Maybe it was a movie star advocating ...
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When giving requires sacrifice

Giving requires sacrifice. When you give something away, you have less than you had before you gave. If you give time to others, you will ...
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Teen volunteers

Camp: a catalyst for generosity

Summer’s Here – Now What? It is the first week of July. Most Canadian parents are aware that their kids have a lot of empty ...
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girl gardening

Summertime, and the Giving is Easy

For many charities, summertime is one of the most difficult seasons of the year. Even though most of us have a bit more time off ...
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