Winston Churchill said "We make a living by what we get; we make a life by what we give." Turns out, there is science behind how our brain works when we give. Economists Bill Harbaugh and Daniel Burghart and psychologist Ulrich Mayr, from the University of Oregon, investigated the differences in brain activity when donations were voluntary or mandatory. They gave each subject $100 and told them that they could give a part or all of the amount discreetly and scanned their brai
Juliana, the daughter of two cocoa farmers in Mamakoffikro, Cote d’Ivoire, is the first girl in her family to go to school. Starting in 2015, it is now mandatory in Cote d'Ivoire for all children 6-16 to go to school. This policy provides an opportunity for every child to attend school. In the words of Juliana's teacher, "Parents now understand that both girls and boys need to go to school to succeed in all aspects of life." Juliana would like to become a teacher. She has 3 y
Watch this video to learn understand how persistent poverty affects children, adults, and society.49% of children who are poor at birth go on to spend at least half their childhoods living in poverty!The first step is to find support for the kids as early as they are born. We all need to step up. For the sake of the children of United States. For our sake!