KINDNESS STARTS WITH ONE®

One smile. One hug. One cup of coffee. One person...

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.

Tell your Kindness Story
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My godmother amelia

my godmother amelia inspires me she is a wealthy real estate agent she live comfortability she has a 2 story house and a 1 kid she helps people that don't have a lot of money and helps at food banks

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12

Helping the New Kid

One day I was walking to my class and saw a kid that looked new.  I felt bad for him, so I helped him out and took him to his class. By doing that small thing, I got a new friend and we are still close now. I was late for class, but I told my teacher what happened and she...

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10

Father

My father always makes sure that I am happy and fine after my mother left I was depressed he made me feel happy after.

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14

Here, Let Me

When I was walking to 7-11 I saw an older lady who seemed to be having trouble walking. When our paths met, I helped her across the street and carried her bags for her. It wasn't a big thing and it didn't take long, but her smile told me she appreciated it.

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4

#RAK DAY

I woke up and gave the last donut to my little brother this morning.
( This is the best thing you can do for someone)

P.S. I really wanted that donut!!!

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11

Kindness in the Park

While I was walking in the park the other day, my bag fell.  I began picking up my stuff and then a nice gentleman began helping me pick up my stuff. I was surprised at the random kindness he showed me. After we finished the task, he took me to a coffee shop and we grabbed some coffee and talked...

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3

uncle

my uncle inspires me to be a better person because he tell us that all he wants from us is to do better than him.his mom told him so he told us and we´ll tell our children and so on.

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3

The Man

So yeah, I was just in the city of deadwood with my parents, We were exploring it, (btw this was in south dakota 7 states away from where i live) We wanted to cross the street cuz we saw a steakhaus and it was cold out, like, Icy cold. While in the middle of the street, I slipped on ice...

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12

Harvey Helpers

After the horrible destruction in Houston after Hurricane Harvey, my family and I drove down and volunteered in three homes. The first home had the entire first floor destroyed. Everything was soaked and moldy;  my two younger brothers and I were tasked with the duty of carrying everything outside to the dump pile. All we had were some gloves, an old...

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6

Reading for Smiles

Every Thursday since I was in third grade (I'm now in 7th grade), I've gone to the autism classroom to read to the kids. I started to read to them in third grade because my little brother was in the class. I had planned to only do this the year my brother was in the class. But I decided to...

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1

Getting teached by sis :)

One day my sister told me what is right and what is wrong and how to be a better person she started saying things like how to help out a other person or something else and all that.

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14

Friends Forever

One day I was biking w/ my friend and I fell in the mud. My friend let me use his shirt to try to wipe the mud off. He got a new shirt. I moved and have never seen him since 2 months after this story. So I guess it's ironic that I said "Friends Forever" but I haven't seen...

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11

Lunch

At school a boy was pushed and he dropped his lunch. At my school lunch is free. But you can only get one lunch. Because I bring lunch from home I was still eligible to get lunch. So I got him lunch.

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4

My inspiration

My dad inspires me because he teaches me that if i want something, then to do anything i can to accomplish it. I saw a random act of kindness when i was at the store and my little sister bought something and this girl came up to my mom and said "I like how you taught your kids how to...

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7

Missing Toddler

One day, my mom was driving me to my grandma's house. I was very excited to be staying the night with my Grandma that weekend. As we were driving into the neighborhood, my mom spotted something out of the corner of her eye. It was a toddler in the middle of the street! My mom is a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit...

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14

My parents

When I was a child I liked to get into things and destroy lots of stuff. My parents wanted me to start talking instead of being destructive but that didn't really work for me. One day that my parents told me about was when We were at the park and instead of playing I let all of my friends play...

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3

Taking a bullet

Well I was watching a video of where a 19 year old heard gun shots and woke up to his mother getting shot by his distant father. And the young man tackle the man and jumped in front of the bullets to save his mothers life. And while shot still called the cops and the father was arrested, and the...

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6

Random friend of kindness

I once had a good friend in elementary school who was always being kind. He comforted me when in need, he helped out, he answered my questions, and was always beside me. I wish I could still be with that friend, whose name was Austin.

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7

Helping a friend

So i was in 5th grade at the time and i saw a lonely guy in the corner i decided to talk to him he was new to school and didn't have a friend so i talked to him he said i have no friends so i said, Hey wanna be friends so then he said yes and to this...

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3

Kindness Superhero

One day at school, towards the end of lunch, our table was called for dismissal. The teacher doesn't let us go until our table is clean. Every piece of trash was picked except for one carton of spilled chocolate milk. No one claimed it as theirs. We all wanted to leave but no one wanted to pick up the trash....

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