“Help others without any reason and give without the expectation of receiving anything in return.” ~Roy. T. Bennett
I’ve been in a funk this season of giving. Maybe it is because of the political situation in the U.S. Possibly it is because of the crowdsourcing scams I’ve seen in Nicaragua and my island home of Ometepe. And then again, it could be because lately I’ve been disappointed in people in general.
Whatever the reason for my funk, the only way I know how to get out of it is by stressing the goodness of people, the selfless acts of giving, and promoting people who give without any reason and without the expectation of receiving anything in return.
For this reason, I would like to introduce you to two expats on Ometepe Island who give back selflessly to their communities.