There's a man I've loved since 1979. I'm going to tell you about him today. He's Elvis Costello, and he is great. There's something about the way his intelligence and his ability to tell a good story combine. Oh, and he also writes a few cracking tunes. But what's he got to do with charities? Well, allow me to play you these four songs, and I'll explain: 1. Bring strength, bring trust, bring harmony (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace Love and understanding?
So where are the strong? And who are the trusted? And where is the harmony? Sweet harmony. 'Cause each time I feel it slippin' away, just makes me wanna cry. What's so funny 'bout peace love & understanding?This song has always struck me as particularly relevant to a life spent working in the charity sector. What better qualities could we bring to our causes than to be strong, to be trusted, and to bring harmony? But more than that, there's some zeal here. There's nothing funny or fluffy about looking for peace, love and understanding. Let's take our work seriously. 2. Take a moment and see what's beautiful Hoover Factory