Resources for charities:
Well, since we are pageant contestants we know how important smiles are. But smiling is key to feeling happy and making connections for EVERYone so how good it feels to help other people smile. Charities like these two help with smiles in a very direct way:
I recommend you look at the Volunteering page on this site for some ideas and advice if you want to give time…and sometimes those are the best sort of places to give funds too if you, your family, or your business wants to do that.
But you might want to explore sites like this, too, for ideas and information on giving and places you might volunteer.
Remember, even if you don’t have the time or money to give, just being your BEST self–your kindest and most tactfully honest self–is an important way of giving to each person we encounter.
We all have bad days, and we all have a right to focus on ourselves to varying degrees, but remember, please, to treat people nicely the best you can as you never know what kind of day they’ve had and how much your kindness might be an important comfort to them even if you don’t know it. 🙂