Why Giving Makes You Feel So Good [INFOGRAPHIC]

Looking into the scientific reasons of why being generous makes you happier and healthier.

Dec 28, 2014


The holiday period brings up a lot of talk about giving - on Goodnet alone, lists of inspiring videos, creative gift ideas to and ways to help people in need abound. All of this talk seems to point towards the fact that giving must be good for us - but is that really true? The data says yes.
This engaging infographic from our friends at Happify delves into the science of giving, and presents facts and figures which show that indeed - giving makes us happier and healthier. Furthermore, research indicates that what and how we give can also make a difference.
What gift or donation did you most enjoy giving this year? Tell us in the comments section below.

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