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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.

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Abbie Hammond

Can it be my four? These are my children. Each one encourages me in different areas. They also inspire me to be a positive role model for them. While my husband also encourages me and inspires me, our children are the ones that I see in my mind when I need encouragement, especially on a difficult day. When I went...

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by TAMMY BLUE

Thomas Blue is my son, and he inspires me every day. Thomas was in a car accident in 2012 and suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury and hemiparesis of his left side. As I sit here at the hospital while he undergoes his 15th (I think) surgery I can't help but think about what an awesome person he is. Thomas always...

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Renee Theisen

My Parents are my "One" They inspire me every day to do my best, be kind, love others, and have a little fun, just be happy!

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Rhonda Wills Dunn

When my dad, Leonard Wills, was home with hospice care the last 6 weeks of his life, he received many cards and had lots of visitors. They all thanked him for his kindness and acceptance. I overheard one say to him, with tears in her voice, "You were always kind to me. You always spoke to me when you saw...

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Paul Torgerson

Kaycie is the most amazing, beautiful woman I know. She is selfless, works as a paramedic and treats everyone with respect and dignity. She uplifts me when Im down and believes in me. She makes me laugh and smile. My world is a better place with her in it.

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by wallace

The reason I chose this person is because he inspired me to become the best athlete I can possibly be. He also inspired me to get in shape. He told me if I want something in life you have to work to get it. Cantstoptraining is the best basketball training program where we are. Sincerely, WP

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Elliott

How JGS inspires me every day. Whenever a sport has got me down or set me back, there is one person who brings me up. After a strikeout or a missed opportunity, he is there to correct me, and make me better. In the cages or on the court he pushes me to be better player so I thank him....

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Robert Barrineau

This is my dad he has inspired me and shown me to never do anything half way or try half as hard.

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Susanna Snider

My mom is my one. She inspires me. She always goes above and beyond in caring for me and my sisters. I know it's "in the job description", but my mom really cares. She inspires me because she is always thinking of others, from my family to peoples she's never met. My mom got my sisters and I into volunteer...

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Sam Laro

I have only known CC for about a year and we haven’t even met face to face. Even though CC wasn’t actually there just her voice was enough to make a bond stronger than Superman. We became friends over social media and then we started to call each other every night. We are constantly talking to each other and talking...

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by E Waldeck

I admire Gayle Morris. She is my Aunt and has worked very hard as a teacher. She has two girls, that are my cousins. She lived in Indiana all of her life until she moved to South Carolina with my Mom. She currently works at a High School in Charleston. I look up to her because she is a very...

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Wolfus Amaedus Mozart

My grandpa is my "one," and he always taught me how to take others into consideration.

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Caleb

My one is Deon. He is my tutor, but he is much more than that to me. He is my friend and my confidant. Not only does he help me with homework, he helps me with personal problems too. We work diligently, but we always have fun while doing so. No matter what Deon will always be my closest friend,...

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Alexis Manos

For my one I picked my little brother. He teaches my family to not stereotype and judge people by how they look. I said a man was creepy because he had tattoos all over his body, but my brother told me not to judge him. Then the man gave us a warm smile and a wave.

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Georgia Dempsey

This is DS. She is one of my best friends and is an amazing human being. She has been through so much and is so strong. I love her so much! She has always been there for me when I needed her and she never fails to make me smile! she is the best friend anyone could ask for!

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Neil B

I admire HA because we have been very close friends since preschool. He is one of the funniest people that I know and that is why we are such great friends. We enjoy the same hobbies such as talking, playing basketball, and hanging out. He has inspired me to be kind to other people like he always is. I am...

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Gunnar Schachte

My 'one' is my grandfather. He is the kindest person I know. He is a great role-model because of his personality and his rare accomplishments. He always greets people with the biggest smile, and also cares so much about the people in his life and around him.

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Harris A.

The person I have chosen is my dad (pic related) for the person in my life who inspires me to do better. The reason I have picked him is because he has taught me many important things whether it is about fishing, hunting, or how to be a better person in this world. He also has taught me how to...

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Jack H

My Dad inspires me to work harder in my studies. He encourages my brother to do the same and never give up. Whenever we are in a bad situation always stays positive. He helps other people when they need help and always lives each day to the fullest. He says to look forward to the next day.

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Who's Your One?

Submitted by Lizzy Mood

My grandma has always been an inspiration to me ever since I was a little girl. She’s taught me countless life lessons that I use every day. She is so caring and gentle to everyone she meets. She makes me a better human being by learning and following suit in how she lived her life. I appreciate everything she’s ever...

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