As a non-profit organization, you’re primarily relying on volunteers and donations to fund your cause, and one of the biggest challenges you face is prompting people to step up, either with their time or money. To help boost donations and inspire more people to take part in your organization, we’ve put together some inspiring quotes about giving and charity that you can add to your website, newsletters, or other marketing materials!
“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.”
“It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.”
“For it is in giving that we receive.”
“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.”
“We can’t help everyone, but…Everyone can help someone.”
– Dr. Loretta Scott
“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.”
“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” – Dr. Seuss
“A man there was, and they called him mad; the more he gave, the more he had.”
“Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.”
– Mohammed Ali
“The simplest acts of kindness are by far more powerful then a thousand heads bowing in prayer.”
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world: indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”
“Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day.” – Sally Koch.
“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” – Albert Einstein
“The unfortunate need people who will be kind to them; the prosperous need people to be kind to.” Aristotle
Sometimes a simple, poignant quote can draw emotion and spark people to action in ways that a longer email or letter can’t. We encourage you to use these quotes for your campaigns to encourage people to donate, volunteer, or get involved in your mission.