charitable giving

Definition

The act of giving money or other items of value to charitable organizations (such as a church or a homeless shelter) without expecting anything in return.

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He always felt good as a human being knowing that his charitable giving had a positive impact on people less fortune than himself.

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It is somewhat common for people to participate in charitable giving of funds for a variety of reasons including helping abused animals.

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One benefit increasingly offered by companies is matching employee charitable giving, which helps to encourage their employees to donate their time/money to charitable organizations and also helps to lower a company's taxable income.

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