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Hello, Ceedhanna,

Certain adjectives, including the adjective "proud," can be complemented by infinitive clauses. Others include "happy" ("I'd be happy to help you), "glad" ("I'm glad to be of assistance"), "sorry" ("I'm sorry to hear that"), etc.

In your example, you are simply seeing an infinitive complement in the progressive. Thus, just as we can say, "I'd be happy to help you," we can also say, "I'm happy to be helping you." Note the correspondence to "that"-clause complementation:
    I'm happy to be helping you.
    ~ I'm happy that I am helping you.

    I'm proud to be an American.
    ~ I'm proud that I am an American.

In your example, you are simply seeing an infinitive complement in the progressive. Thus, just as we can say, "I'd be happy to help you," we can also say, "I'm happy to be helping you." Note the correspondence to "that"-clause complementation:
I'm happy to be helping you.
~ I'm happy that I am helping you.

I'm proud to be an American.
~ I'm proud that I am an American.

Hello, David,

This topic has interested me, and I would like to ask one thing:

I'm happy to be helping you.
~ I'm happy that I am helping you.

Is above "am helping" close either to "am about to help"(near future) or "present progressive"?

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