World’s Most Big-hearted Nation: The United States

World’s Most Big-hearted Nation: The United States

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Act In Kindness project Tillamook OrThe United States is the world’s most generous nation, according to a global index of giving, as a higher proportion of Americans helped a stranger than any other country in the world.

The 2013 World Giving Index – published annually by international nonprofit organization Charities Aid Foundation – looks at three measures: monetary giving, volunteering and helping of strangers in a typical month. The survey, published on December 2, was carried out in 2012 across 135 countries.

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Photo by Act In Kindness project Tillamook, Ore.

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