International Day of Charity

The United Nations is once again paying tribute to Mother Teresa. The UN designated September 5 as the International Day of Charity, in her honor back in 2012. It marks the anniversary of her death and the legacy she left behind. The General Secretary of United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, highlighted the example of Mother Teresa, whose good works for the poorest and most vulnerable has been an enormous inspiration.Every International Day of Charity, the UN encourages individuals, and governments worldwide to help those in need.