Top 10 Tips for Talking about Giving
Where Do You Give? is all about thinking more deeply about where and how and why we give tzedakah.
For me, one of the most important ways I can engage my family and friends in this crucial conversation is to ask them to donate to causes and organizations I believe in. It’s a way to open conversation, share the organizations I love, and a way to support important work more than I would be able to on my own.
The only downside? I find the idea of asking my loved ones for money terrifying. In an attempt to overcome this fear, I went to the experts – the development department at American Jewish World Service. They shared their top ten tips for fearlessly, and successfully, asking folks to give. Watch and learn!