- Fort Lauderdale, FL US
Jan Goldner makes a point of “Paying it Forward” as often as she can. Jan Goldner has been involved in many random acts of kindness. The concept of Pay it Forward involves the beneficiary of a good deed turning around and doing a good deed for someone else, someone other than the original benefactor. The idea of Pay it Forward needs to be approached with a selfless spirit, often even anonymously, and examples of it may include making a donation to a charity, mowing a neighbor's lawn, or paying for the coffee of the person behind you at the drive-through. The ultimate goal of Paying it Forward is to create an endless cycle of giving and receiving. Paying it Forward can be very powerful and can provide many advantages for society as a whole. The following is a list of possible benefits of Paying it Forward: 1.) Reduce stress and improve immune system. 2.) Reduce feelings of loneliness and isolation. 3.) Create a community where cooperating is the norm. 4.) Improves self-worth and self-esteem.