This hairdresser made the end of life less painful for a couple, and this heartfelt thank you note will inspire her to continue that for
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I live in my van. Found this on my windshield this morning.
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40 Easy Ways to Be Kind – by Mike O’Connor
40 Easy Ways to Be Kind by Mike O’Connor Smiles are irresistible. Don’t hesitate to smile warmly at friends, family, colleagues and even…strangers. Write hand-written
Touch As Nutrition – by John Tuite
Touch could properly be regarded as a form of nutrition. We mistakenly think that touch occurs on the periphery of our self, a skin thing.
35 Images of Kindness Found Within Conflict
During times of conflict and political or religious civil unrest, the power of the human spirit’s capacity for non-violent protest and kindness still shines through.
When my husband died unexpectedly, a coworker took me under her wing. Every week for an entire year, she would send me a card saying
Muslim-Owned Restaurant Offers The True Spirit of Christmas.
A Muslim-owned restaurant in London is offering a three-course meal to homeless and elderly people on Christmas Day so that “no one eats alone”. Shish
The Bringer of Books and Smiles
For the last eight years, Colbert Nembhard has been bringing books (and smiles) to homeless children in The Bronx, New York. Mr Nembhard, a librarian
He Fixed My Car, and My Christmas
In 1958, I was a first-year high school teacher in Beatty, Nevada. On Dec. 22, I headed home to Idaho in my 1951 Hudson to
Paying It Forward—Literally
Thirty years ago, my world almost fell apart. I had surgery, was fired, and was informed by the IRS that my employer had not paid
You Don’t Learn This in College
When police found Fred Barley, 19, living in a tent on the campus of Gordon State College in Barnesville, Georgia, they were prepared to evict
A Written Reply in a University Bathroom Stall
The photographer, of this amazing letter, wrote: “In a girls’ bathroom stall at my university, girls have written about some of their most horrifying life
LouAnn’s Last Flight
For 34 years, LouAnn Alexander worked as a flight attendant. But at the age of 58, she received a diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. Soon, the
My Family Abandoned Me. Then A Stranger’s Simple Kindness Changed My Life – By Hilary Parkinson
I was just out of college, only three days into a graduate year in England, and I was dragging a heavy backpack and suitcase through
The Difference That a Simple Stick of Chalk Can Make – By Carmelene Melanie Siani
“I just saw a terrible thing,” my husband said, as he pulled up to the curb and I climbed into the passenger seat of the
I’m Muslim and People Call Me Terrorist. Do YOU Trust Me?
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Blanket Statement – by Zena Hamilton
When I was seven, my family drove to the Grand Canyon. At one point, my favorite blanket flew out the window and was gone. I
“Big UPS to this DAD and all the DADS out there”…
“…on my flight back to Georgia I saw this man, who was a stranger to this woman, offer to help her because she was pregnant
75 Photos Showing the Brighter Side of Humanity
The mainstream media would have us believe That the world is a bad place. They feature, in the main, Events that are sure to make
Bride is Walked Down the Aisle by the Man who Received her Murdered Father’s Donated Heart
Jeni Stepien’s father Michael was shot and killed during a robbery in Swissvale, Pennsylvania in 2006. His family donated his organs and his heart was
1 x Car Sales Manager, 1 x Wrong Number and 1 x Elderly Lady Needing Help…
The manager of a car garage has been thanked for helping an elderly woman who fell at home – and then dialled the wrong number
Little Girl Has Tea Party With Police Officer who Saved Her Life
On a recent afternoon in Rowlett, Texas, Police Corporal Patrick Ray poured imaginary tea into a minuscule cup adorned with pink flowers for his 2-year-old hostess,
Television Presenter Gets Chills From a Single Mom’s Note About a Stranger’s Kindness
A touching note from a single mom posted on the Facebook page of San Francisco television anchor Frank Somerville has been liked 22,000 times and
KINDNESS IS A BOOMERANG – By Jennifer Cramer-Miller
“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” -Anne Frank- I expected a tough goodbye when
Getting Rid of the “Just” in “I’m a Stay at Home Mom” – By Summer Blackhurst
I’m “just” a stay at home mom. I am tired all the time. I’m thrilled if I get all my kids dressed by noon and