Kindness Videos

If a picture is worth 1,000 words then a video puts pictures into inspiring action! Here you will find videos that inspire kindness in the classroom, around town, in the workplace and in your community. Have a video you think should be on here? Send it to us!

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    ARK Club's Flash Mob!

    Watch this great video showing ARK Club (in San Jose, CA) perform a flash mob at their high school. You'll also get insight into why they started their club and see the positive effects it's had at...

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    Abby's "Pay It Forward" Project

    7 year old Abby shares highlights of her annual "Pay it Forward Project." This year, she wanted to show gratitude to the Lakewood Colorado Police Department.

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    Kind Kids Club

    Our 2014 Random Acts of Kindness Challenge winner is a first grade class in Fresno, California inspiring their entire school with kindness! #RAKWeek

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    Book Drive Surprise

    Two RAK schools, one generous gift. Students surprise neighboring school with new books!

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    Kindness Symposium Highlights

    Highlights from the 2013 Kindness Symposium, where students express what kindness means to them in their own words.

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    2013 Kindness Challenge Winner

    Hannah Brencher, who started The World Needs More Love Letters, demonstrates how a simple act of kindness can turn life around for the giver and receiver.

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    Pilot Program Research Report

    Check out Spark Policy Institute's findings on the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation's pilot program in Jefferson County Schools. The results show that kindness education in the classroom can work!

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    Musicians on Kindness

    Who better than street musicians to reflect on the power of kindness! Here we get their take on its reciprocal energy that inspires both the musicians and their audiences alike.

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    The Kindness School

    Andy Smallman is an education innovator and director of the Puget Sound Community School. His unique approach to learning has kindness as its foundation and is inspiring students and their communit...

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    RAK Week Flash Mob

    During RAK Week, we organized a "flash mob" on a busy street in Boulder, Colorado.

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    Kindness Education Workshops

    The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation teaches workshops to inspire kids to be kind and become problem solvers. Here you can learn the basics of their K-3rd grade and 4th grade and Up workshops.

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    The Train Maker

    Will of California is one of three winners of the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation's Kindness Challenge! The retired carpenter crafts toy trains for kids in his neighborhood and beyond. Learn how...

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    Peggy Filer & The Random Acts of Kindness Club

    Peggy Filer & The Random Acts of Kindness club at Cedarcrest High School are among three winners of The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation's Extreme Kindness Challenge! See how this club, lead by o...

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    The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation In Colorado Schools

    From students, to parents, to principals the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation's pilot education program is inspiring kindness throughout Colorado schools. Learn how their workshops, lesson plans ...

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    Pilot Program in Colorado Schools

    Check out highlights from the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation's pilot kindness education program in Colorado Schools. You'll hear from staff, students and parents at Rocky Mountain Academy, Thom...

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    Peach's Neet Feet

    Madison Steiner paints art in the form of footwear...but its the people who wear them that make these shoes special. See why she's the winner of our Extreme Kindness Challenge!

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    Change For A Dollar

    This short film I made is all about random acts of kindness and has been seen worldwide. I hope you enjoy it! Watch and share! ~She's Always Wright Productions

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    The Muffin Men

    Meet Frank, John and Jack three "Muffin Men" who are turning retirement into an opportunity to distribute food and kindness to those in need.

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    Pre-school Kindness

    Meet Ethan and Emily, two pre-schoolers who wanted to feed hungry people and weren't going to let their age stop them. With the help of their teacher Kathleen Albert at the With Care Preschool in S...

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    The Kindness Workshop

    The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation unveils its one-of-a-kind kindness curriculum through a pilot program at Rocky Mountain Academy of Evergreen. Learn how this workshop is impacting teachers an...

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    Kindness In The Classroom

    DenverMind Media was invited by Ms. Barthelemy's 4th grade class from Sage Canyon Elementary to film their Valentine's day project focused on kindness. Their entire school decided that instead of ...

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    The Smile Lady

    When Claire Lemmel saw that people in her San Francisco neighborhood weren't connecting as they walked by each other on the streets, she decided to put kindness in action ... and her smile on a gia...

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    Loved Twice

    Kindness fills the heart and basement of a Bay Area mom determined to help newborns in need! To learn more about this amazing nonprofit, please visit: www.lovedtwice.org.To learn more, watch the vi...

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    The New "R" Word

    Ashley Young is a 14 year old girl with everything that comes along with it...school, parents, friends and the pressures of growing up in America. Ashley found an incredible way to teach her frie...

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    Project Insight

    Check out this latest Random Acts of Kindness Foundation video highlighting the work of Project Insight! Ben Oude Kamphuis may look like a famous American wrestler, but this Holland native is all ...

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    The Science of Kindness

    Join us as we speak with Dacher Keltner, psychologist and professor at UC Berkeley, and faculty director of The Greater Good Science Center. Keltner is a social psychologist who focuses on the pro...

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    The Hidden Power of Smiling

    In this video, Ron Gutman, founder and CEO of Health Tap, reviews a raft of studies about smiling, and reveals some surprising results. Did you know your smile can be a predictor of how long you'l...

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    A Kindness Family

    Meet the Haswells, a self-declared “Kindness Family.” The parents started their own community organization, SpreadKindness.org. The kids started a kindness club at their school. Together, this ama...

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    Signs of the Kind 2

    Watch this video and see what happens when a group of individuals get together to create positive signs and display them around the community.

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    Signs of the Kind

    Check out our two new videos and see what happens when a group of individuals get together to create positive signs and display them around the community. To view the second video, and to read...

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    Paradigm Shift

    This powerful video brings to life the famous quote by Plato: "Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle." Click the "Read More" button to view the video.

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    Children Full of Life

    In the award-winning documentary Children Full of Life, a fourth-grade class in a primary school in Kanazawa, northwest of Tokyo, learn lessons about compassion from their homeroom teacher, Tosh...

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    Mystery Couple Starts "Magical" Chain Reaction

    For five hours straight, strangers bought each other meals at a Philly diner. It all started by one couple's kind act. Read the full article here.

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    Abdul Range

    Abdul Range is a Trick & Text Tour participant who met Groovy Louie at the skate park. The Range family has seen far more than their share of tragedy. Two of their sons were murdered, four years ...

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