Who's Your One?
Do you have someone in your life who inspired you to be a better person?
Did you witness an act of kindness that left an impression?
Share your kindness story with the world.
Marty is a 50 yr old woman who is blind, & 3/4 deaf. She has lost alot of her mobility and is in a W/C. Her service dog has become retired which has increased her social anxiety. Monthly(when the weather permittes) she finds a ride from VT to CT to visit her retired service dog before that can no longer...Read Story
I was going through a sort of rough patch, my depression had me at an all time low. I found it hard most days to smile. Until one day, I met an older man who completely made my day by telling a corny joke. Ordinary I wouldn't of laughed, nor gave a small smile. But caught off guard I laughed...Read Story
Hello, my name is Rebecca. At the time of writing this, I am 13 years old. And I'd like to tell you about my best friend, Borislava.
She is Bulgarian, but speaks English very well and is even learning Japanese! (Yes, because of animes) When she first came to my school, she wanted to be my friend. That was years...Read Story
When I walk in a public park in the city on a good-weather-day, I am stunned by how many lonely people I encounter, walking alone or sitting alone on benches.
Last week, during a walk in a park in a foreign city, I got the following idea:
We would have color coded benches near the entrance of a park or...
One day i was coming home and it was very dark outside and cold this lady & her son was laying on the stairs that are connected to my apartment buildings. So by it's very cold outside i couldn't stand the fact that the lady and her son had nowhere to go so i went into my house got them...Read Story
I had such a good day yesterday.
Not only did I get to spend time with my friends at one of their places, but I also got to spread some kindness but in real life and online!
I brought snacks with me for my friends, told them I loved them, gave a drawing of her dog to the friend who...
My daughter, 3 year old granddaughter and I were grocery shopping yesterday and a man and several young boys started to walk past my granddaughter and I, the man stopped and asked if he could tell me about his son, of course I said yes and he told me his son suffered from brain cancer for 7 months and passed...Read Story
A woman on the plane from Charlotte to Chattanooga November 14 engaged my 9 month old grandson at the airport.
She was as enthralled with him as he with her. When we got on the plane she happened to be sitting right behind us and asked to hold him. He went into her arms like he had known her all...
I was out with my friend today, and we had both forgotten our credit cards. We needed some money to buy lunch and she had phoned her dad to see what he could do. We were an hour away from any family so we had to cash nor cards on us. This man came up to a cashpoint and gave...Read Story
Today I woke up, thinking it was going to be just another day.
And well, it was only partly true. Because today, as my mother came into my room unannounced as she always does, I was still in my bed. She told me I had gotten something in the mail. At first I was skeptical, thinking that it was going...Read Story
Hi! I am Tyler and I am back with my third story. If you remember I am 11 and my birthday is December/22/2006. This time my story is about my grandma her name is Paula and I love her to death. No matter what She is always with me through rough times and good times. She always keeps me alive...Read Story
Once again i'm back with another story. I am 11 years old and I am born on December/22/2006 and my name is Tyler Denison. This time my story is about thanks giving. Most people go to some kind of place for thanks give and to see your family. But not every body gets to eat food for thanks giving and...Read Story
Instead of being lazy on Thanksgiving, I help my sister and my mom bake the turkey and make stuffing along with other side dishes. After I am done helping them, My dad and I go to the store to get ingredients to make a celery plate -- a family tradition! We get celery, cream cheese, peanut butter, green olives, black...Read Story
I was inspired by the story on your website about fostering and adopting animals. When i saw this story it answered what i would want to do in the future. It would make me feel great about myself helping animals to get adopted so there is more space for more animals. I think its really good to start with adopting...Read Story
Hi I'm Hannah and I'm 11 years old and this is my kindness story. When my niece was at my house one time my brother told me that my niece wanted to play Minecraft. I was a little bit mean at first saying no but then my brother made me let her play, so then I let her play, and...Read Story