Whether it’s money, time, attention, loyalty, or love, we all want to instill in each other a true spirit of giving. When a family participates in generosity together, it enhances teamwork and builds a strong sense of family pride. The following stories demonstrate lessons in the importance of philanthropy and generous giving in making a positive impact on families and society as a whole.

The Honda Element

Shelsea shares about wrecking her first car—a birthday gift from her parents—and how Ken’s response reveals some of the qualities she loves most about him.


On the Runway

The Baruns were models for a day to raise money to fight breast cancer.