DEC 17, 2015 “To whom should I give?”

The following links give background information on the issue:

Quotes about compassion: https://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/compassion 

Cherokee tribe of Native Americans, who said “Don’t judge a man until you have walked a mile in his shoes”. 

“You never really know a man until you understand things from his point of view, until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.”
Lee, Harper. To Kill a Mockingbird. J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1960 

Kids and entitlement:

http://wearethatfamily.com/2013/12/5-signs-kids-are-struggling-with-entitlement/ 

Panhandling:

http://www.expressnews.com/news/local/article/Should-it-be-illegal-to-give-money-to-panhandlers-5785751.php 

Poverty:

http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2014/09/16/public-is-sharply-divided-in-views-of-americans-in-poverty/