The Kindness Blog

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World Changers: Houston Kraft & Choose Love

On a regular basis, we receive inquiries from people about donating to The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation. As a privately funded non-profit, we’re unable to accept donations but want to point people towards some amazing companies, organizations...

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World Changer: Kindness Acts App

On a regular basis, we receive inquiries from people about donating to The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation. As a privately funded non-profit, we’re unable to accept donations but want to point people towards some amazing companies,...

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World Changer: MamaSaidTees

On a regular basis, we receive inquiries from people about donating to The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation. As a privately funded non-profit, we’re unable to accept donations but want to point people towards some amazing companies,...

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World Changer: Go Shout Love

On a regular basis, we receive inquiries from people about donating to The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation. As a privately funded non-profit, we’re unable to accept donations but want to point people towards some amazing companies,...

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Why We Don't Like Bully Prevention Month

October 2014 is Bully Prevention Month. We love what Bully Prevention Month stands for, but we're not crazy about the name. Why? Because we would...

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World Changers: Be Nice Box

On a regular basis, we receive inquiries from people about donating to The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation. As a privately funded non-profit, we’re unable to accept donations but want to point people towards some amazing companies,...

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Three Very Important Ways to Show Respect When Traveling

It’s summer. The time of year when many – from students studying abroad to families looking to temporarily exchange their daily routines for new adventures – pack up and head off to destinations unknown. Many locales all over the world rely on tourists for a boost to their economy....

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7 Ways to Show Kindness to a Police Officer

Yesterday I watched my husband walk out the door in his dress blues. He was leaving to honor and pay his respects to Officer Jeffrey Westerfieldbackground-color:...

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Being Respectful To Others

Back when I was training to become a certified therapy dog, I visited a group home for disabled young adults. I met several new friends, and they were very nice to me. Everything was going great until a guy in a wheelchair kicked me for no reason. It caught me off guard, but the...

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Give a Hug---Get a Hug The Power of Embrace

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You Can Be A Kindness Rockstar!

No matter who you are, you have exactly what it takes to spread kindness all over the place. You don’t have to be perfect. You don’t have to have gobs of money. You don’t even have to have a lot of time. The Beatles were right. All you need is...

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5 Ways To Help A Stranger

When was the last time you stopped to help a stranger? Every time you leave your home you are bound to encounter a stranger. And you are likely to encounter a stranger that needs your help. Here are five simple ways you can help a...

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How I Learned Kindness From My Father

Thinking back to your younger years, who in your life helped you to learn kindness? For me it was my parents. Since we are approaching Father’s Day, I’d like to reminisce about how I learned kindness from my father. I was blessed to grow up in a home...

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Always Do the Right Thing

Last summer a friend of mine posted on Facebook that her mom had a ton of grapes that were ripe for the picking and if anyone wanted them they were free for the taking. I jumped at the chance for free fruit, manual labor and time...

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May 21st Each Year is National Waiters and Waitresses Day

May 21 is National Waiters and Waitresses Day in the United States. According to HolidayInsights.com, the day is for recognizing “the value and importance of a good waiter or waitress.” The origin of the date’s designation as a day to honor...

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Memorial Day lesson in Kindness - How to respect those who gave their lives, even if you don’t agree

I am a peacenik. I grew up in the 60’s. I protested the war in Vietnam and marched against the war in Iraq. I supported conscientious objectors and cried when my high school friends were killed. Call me a hippie, a peacenik, a rabble-rouser, but the one feeling I have...

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Contagious Kindness!

I don’t know a whole lot about music because I’m just a dog, but one thing I do know is that some songs make you want to get up and dance all over the place. Maybe you’ve been to a wedding reception where everybody was just sitting around staring at each other,...

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