The $500 million+ Powerball jackpot won by 2 ticket holders in Missouri and Arizona leads to lots of ideas for writing prompts.
Lottery Winners Give Back
There is inspiration in how some big winners give to charity to help others.
- Have you won a lottery, contest, competition, or raffle?
- How would you spend a windfall?
- What does having money mean to you?
- Is giving to charity a priority in your life?
- Do you believe in sharing responsibility for others?
- Does it may sense to give to charity during the holidays in lieu of gift giving?
- Do you believe charitable organizations operate responsibly?
Start with Charity Watch www.charitywatch.org/azlist.html to assess the effectiveness of organizations. Here are a couple of organizations I favor to give to – what are your favorites? Habitat for Humanity – I’ve built houses in Portugal and Montana.
Reflect on one or more of the questions above, set the timer for 10 minutes to write – Go!
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