Why it’s important to honor those who are charitable and help others

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Often, when you encounter charities, you understand that it’s not as easy since money can be tight, and there are a lot of reasons why some people haven’t donated to charity. However, some people go above and beyond with charity; whether it’s donating to a charity or helping out someone in need.

When that happens, you can’t help but feel the warmth that radiates from their being. Here’s why you should see the importance of honoring charitable and helpful people.

Donating to Charity isn’t Easy, but it Feels Good:

People who give back experience good feedback to their bodies. In studies, it is shown that people who donate often have their mesolimbic portion of the brain (the part of the brain in charge of the feelings of rewards) was triggered. Aside from that, they often experience helper’s high, which is triggered by the release of feel-good chemicals by the brain.

People Who Donate to Charity Have Better Self-Esteem:

If you’re ever feeling down in the dumps, you should try to donate to charity. When people donate to charity, their social connectedness increases, which causes their self-esteem to skyrocket as well. That’s why it’s important to honor charitable people because their volunteering boost their charity’s esteem, as well as their own.

Donating to Charity Builds Stronger Friendships:

If you have ever known someone that’s helped you out in a time of need, then you know that their charitable quality has strengthened a bond between the both of you. You also tend to notice that these people often have lots of friends, and are always surrounded by positivity. Let’s face it, selflessness is infectious!

Aside from that, people who donate often develop a more positive outlook in their lives, which makes being with them even more fun. It gives you even more opportunities to volunteer with them and reap the benefits of being charitable and helpful to other people.


Charitable people are some of the best people because they show you how much they want to support the lesser-fortuned. With all the good things that come from your charitable friends, you should always realize the importance of honoring charitable and helpful people.

Honoring your friends will make them feel appreciated and like they aren’t being taken advantage of. It takes little effort to appreciate your friends for life.