The Fairytale of Braunschweig: An Anonymous Donor and Envelopes Stuffed with Cash – SPIEGEL ONLINE – News – International

What would you think and feel if you found 10,000 euros ($13,000) in your postbox? Well, a number of nonprofits and charities in Braunschweig, Germany are having that experience.

The Fairytale of Braunschweig: An Anonymous Donor and Envelopes Stuffed with Cash – SPIEGEL ONLINE – News – International.

Wouldn’t it be amazing to see these generous acts spread around the world? Gifting money with no expectation of return – it certainly is mindbending compare to the onslaught of financial advise at this time of year (RRSP season and all, here in Canada)

to maximize your return on your money/investments.

Yet, perhaps anticipating the surprise and joy that the people receiving the envelopes of cash are likely to experience (at least I would) would be the best return on investment there is.