Kindness Starts With One®

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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.

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a time i was kind

so there was this one time an old lady dropped her groceries so helped by picking them up for her. and then she said thank you .

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my kindness story

one time my brother did not have inuf money to get a play stashon controller so i gave him some money to be able to buy one and he was happy

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Mason helping a dog

I was coming home from grabing food and i saw a stray dog and gave it all of my food that we got and he sat with us and i pet him and we went home and he followed us and we have dog bowls for a random reason and we filled it up with water and gave it to...

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helping someone.

One time in 4th grade we where raising money to get a new projector in our school gym. On the last day i took money for my account but they already took it so i just had 20$ sitting in my pocket. but i saw that one of my class mates could not donate money so i put my 20$...

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Be kind

Kindness isn't as good when you blurt it out into the world to get noticed for. It's something we let pass on by itself and spread to other people! -Anonymous

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Helping my teacher

One day I arrived at school early and saw my music teacher carrying two big bags to her classroom. So I decided to stop and help her out, I also stayed after to help her get the classroom ready for her students.

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Helping My Nephew

My five year old nephew plays Lego Star Wars on his iPad. He was very stuck on the level because he is younger. I had already beaten all of the levels myself on my own device, so I showed him how to beat a few of them. I play the levels again and broadcast it to the TV in case...

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How to open a door: (In a kind way)

When I go out or indoors, I always look to see if someone is coming. If someone is I will wait and hold it until they walk all the way through. Sometimes they will even open the next door for me, but I normally get a smile and it makes me feel really good on the inside and gives me...

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New Kid

When I had first moved to Houston in the third grade, I remember distinctly a kid helping me out with the math, which was hard for me at the time because I hadn't studied these concepts.

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Kindness is like a needle in a haystack

This story will not be about my act of kindness but my mothers. I was at the doctors office getting my allergy shots when I had my second ever anaphylactic reaction (If you do not understand what that is search it). When my reaction occurred my doctors gave me epinephrine and told me too wait thirty minutes then go home,...

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The person who has inspired me the most

I think that my Grandma has inspired me the most in life because she has always been for me through some really tough times in my life she is always very understanding and she's not afraid to stand up for people.

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Hot Chocolate

My sister was worried about a doctor's appointment, so I made her a hot chocolate and she was happy again.

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to be kind

One day I was going to school the popular girls smacked my books and my best friends stood up for me .I said do not be a bully but the popular girl did not say sorry so my friends. We did a club, it was about do not be a bully just be nice, most the whole school joined the...

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Helping a bird in need

One day a baby Blue jay hit one of my windows. It was winter and it was very cold shaking and unconsous. We put it in a warm tower and we fed it some seeds. It startd to wake up so when the witer was over we found its family the usally is in a tree in my front lawn...

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Check in on your friends !

I wouldn't call this a story, rather a reminder. With everything horrible going on in the world it is very important to check in on your loved ones during these tough times! Something very tragic happened in my community recently, and it really opened my eyes to the fact that you never know what's going on behind closed doors. If...

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Got a pen? Join Project Smile AZ to spread smiles with a handwritten kind note

We are two brothers who started Project Smile AZ and have been making handmade cards to spread smiles, emotionally support and encourage patients with covid-9 in hospitals all alone. We have shared Kindness cards to homeless people and gratitude cards to healthcare heroes. We have shared more than 4000 smiles to patients fighting COVID-19. We have shared more than 130...

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Money for a Vet Bill

Out of love for my sister's dog I added a new credit card, for him to receive the care that he needed. Even though I had been approved, unfortunately because I don't have a valid form of ID, and did not yet have the card in my possession, the veterinary staff could not accept the payment. Neither one of us...

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Strawberries🍓

Strawberries that in gardens grow Are plump and juicy fine, But sweeter far as wise men know Spring from the woodland vine. No need for bowl or silver spoon, Sugar or spice or cream, Has the wild berry plucked in June Beside the trucking stream.

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Writing my teacher a note how good she is at teaching!

One day I was thinking about kindness and who I should do it to and then i thought about my teacher.I wrote(Thanks for being such a kind teacher and thanks for caring about my learning.) It made me feel good inside.

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More Kind Laughs

Everyone needs laughter and as they say laughter is the best medicine and to be kind you need to be happy and that's where I am going with all these memes you should share the only medicine that you don't have to buy you can only get this from some one else and some one else can only get it...

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Friends

When I was in kindergarden I had friends but they were really NEVER my friends they never let them sit near them. I would always be ALONE. Then Kindness week came up BUT then they started saying compliments and all of that because I HAD THE MOST POINTS FOR KINDNESS WEEK but then I started being AWAY from them.

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I Made this Post to be Kind

Some times people lack some thing to smile at and make them happy , so I decided to post a photo that I cant not smile at or love and I hope you do to i want to post something on her with a photo or image that will make you smile and bring a little light to your life...

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My super hero

my celebrity super hero is Kamala Harris our now vice president. Kamala is the first vice president and she is a big movement in the BLM , sheś also a strong black woman and is very powerful.

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Mother Wonders

My mother always inspires me to be strong and to do my best even when im down and not feeling myself. sometimes i can turn on my mother and be her enemie but sometimes we can be bestfriends and talk to eachother about everything.

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Giving people food

When I lived in Kansas I went with my class to a store to buy food for people that don't have money I and my sister were in different classes because we were going with the 6 graders and my sister is a 6 grade. we bot a lot of food.

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Bullying

My life was made unbearable by a mean girl in Elementary school. Eventually, I told someone who helped a lot! Never be afraid to tell someone.

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My AMAZING brothers podcast

My little brother Brian(41) has served for OUR country in Iraq proudly! He is a father of 4 and a grandfather of soon to be 6. Sadly my brother came home suffering from PTSD, as his infiltry and brothers/family were struck . It's very common in not only our military but our EMT, Police officers, Fire fighters etc. Due to...

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A nice friend.

One day my friend Lucie was down in the dumps about something that happened to her. Elle her friend was near by when she heard Lucie crying. She walked over to Lucie with a smile on her face. She sat down and told her: " your okay. " "Don't worry." I watched the whole thing as she made her friend...

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Finding your path of showing kindness

One day I was at treatment in grade 10. Now I'm a student at MN. I've learned that just helping out someone on a bad day and writing things down is just a way to cope with life. In MN, we have this amazing class called upstream arts. I've also learned in that class just by supporting not just yourself...

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homeless

my story is my mom saw a homeless old lady gave her money i felt good that my mom gave help sick person

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