Definitions for "Altruism"
Regard for others, both natural and moral; devotion to the interests of others; brotherly kindness; -- opposed to egoism or selfishness.
An action or institution designed to promote human welfare.
(LT: alter = another, other) (1) the promotion of the good of others. (2) A selfless and benevolent love for human kind and dedication toward achieving the well-being of people and society.
To provide help when it is needed, without any apparent reward for doing so. go to glossary index
any act that benefits another person but does not benefit the helper and often involves some personal cost to the helper
the helping of others without the expectation of a reward. 622
The satisfaction that comes from knowing that your responsiblities and work have a beneficial affect on others.