Volunteering is one of the most fulfilling tasks that one can engage with since they do not expect some form of reward later on so it ensures that someone pours their best into the task that will benefit others. Philanthropy has played a critical role in the current world to ensure that it is warmer and people live more harmoniously despite their different living standards. It is important to ensure that those who have a lot of resources in the society share their gifts with the have-not to ensure that the humanity acts reminds them that there is a change for them in the society and some of the most effective philanthropy projects are run by big business companies. Despite the fact that helping the less privileged in the society on matters concerning education, health and income generation projects should not be of interest to the business, there are a number of advantages that a business can learn from the practice.
By a business engaging in philanthropic activities they ensure that they are more pleased with the business results since they do not expect a reward form the voluntary activities they take. When business engage in philanthropic activities with their surplus resources, it ensures that the business is engaged into what they do to improve it to ensure that they find more to help without expecting a reward for the act and as a result ensure that they improve the lives of a lot of people. Another benefit is that the community that they help is more pleased with the business since it plays a critical role of improving their livelihood using their surplus resources.
It is also important to ensure that you create some networks and have some contacts that you can get during philanthropic activities. When engaging in philanthropic initiates you ensure that learn a lot of lessons that are helpful in life and business to ensure that you improve your business and also make the philanthropic initiatives to the next level. Also when networking during philanthropic activities you may create helpful contacts in future since the spirit of assistance is nurtured among the philanthropists who come together for a common course of having a positive impact to the lives of the needy in society.
It is also beneficial to ensure that we engage in philanthropy to ensure that we learn important skills in our lives such as problem that we face from time to time. These lessons cannot be learnt in school since the same basis that a business solves a market need philanthropy involves solving other peoples need without a reward afterwards, which ensures that they become more creative.