अन्नदानात्फलत्रयम्

वस्त्रदानफलं राज्यं पादुकाभ्यां च वाहनम्।
ताम्बुलाभोगमाप्नोति अन्नदानात्फलत्रयम्॥
vastradānaphalaṁ rājyaṁ pādukābhyāṁ ca vāhanam|
tāmbulābhogamāpnoti annadānātphalatrayam||
By donating clothes, one attains kingdom; by donating footwear, one attains a vehicle;
By giving tambūlam one attains enjoyment of pleasures; by donating food, one attains all the [above] three fruits.
(Always, donation/charity, implies to a deserving and needy person).
And of course, vidyādānam is even superior!
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अन्नदानं परं दानं

अन्नदानं परं दानं विद्या दानम् अतः परम्।
अन्नेन क्षणिका तृप्तिः यावज्जीवञ्च विद्यया॥
annadānaṁ paraṁ dānaṁ vidyā dānam ataḥ param|
annena kṣaṇikā tṛptiḥ yāvajjīvañca vidyayā||

“The offering of food is great; the offering of education is even greater.
While food satisfies only momentarily, education satisfies during the entire course of life.”