Five Domains of Giving

Ways of giving

By the same token that one has to give to oneself in order to give to others, the meaningful life doesn’t stop with just looking after oneself either. Looking after oneself is only the beginning, as it provides a steppingstone towards living the meaningful life.

The Five Domains of Giving is a way of thinking about giving as existing on a continuum from self (micro) to the whole (macro):

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Bibliographic reference (APA style):

Nielsen, T. W. (2013). Five Domains of Giving. Retrieved <Day Month, Year (e.g.16 June, 2014)>, from