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It’s not how much you give, but how wisely you give

By Cynthia Oi

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Dec 15, 2011

~~<p>They arrive with almost every delivery of mail. Slid in between catalogs for fruit-of-the-month clubs, flannel-lined blue jeans and DVDs of 30-year-old PBS dramas &mdash; and the infrequent letters from people I actually know &mdash; are pleas for donations.</p>
<p>The requests are mostly for money, though clothing, cars and other material goods also make the wish list.</p>
~~

They arrive with almost every delivery of mail. Slid in between catalogs for fruit-of-the-month clubs, flannel-lined blue jeans and DVDs of 30-year-old PBS dramas — and the infrequent letters from people I actually know — are pleas for donations.

The requests are mostly for money, though clothing, cars and other material goods also make the wish list. Login for more...



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