I think that is a really beautiful opinion about charity, sympathy and service to others. Community service, a recent thing which has come up in the USA is a significant part of charity and social service. Community service and volunteering is being taken up and being encouraged, on a considerable scale, not just in the USA but quite a few other countries as well. Helping communities or others has always been appreciated and encouraged, so what is its special relevance now? Here is trying to fathom the importance of community service.