The Kindness Blog

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How to Make Kindness Contagious in Schools [Podcast]

Discover fun, easy ways to incorporate kindness in schools and elsewhere to create places where kindness becomes contagious. Listen to the...

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50 Ways to Pay it Forward

April 30 is Pay it Forward Day! Quick! Pick a number 1-50. Got it? Now scroll down to that Pay it Forward idea and do it!   50 Easy...

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Inspiring Women to become World Changers!

This year, The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation celebrates International Women’s Day by recognizing women who provide inspiration and encouragement to the next generation of World Changers!  Rita Pierson worked as a teacher, counselor and assistant principal before leaving the profession to...

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5 Fun Ways to Thank an Inspiring Woman in Your Life

  March 8th is International Women's Day: 24 hours dedicated to celebrating inspiring women. What a great opportunity to spread a little kindness and show...

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Seize the Moment – Random Acts of Kindness Week

Read this great post on the Confident Parents Confident Kids blog about RAK Week.

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Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week, Feb 9-15

Psst...the best week of the year is here! #RAKWeek2015 Random Acts of Kindness Week (RAK Week) is Feb 9-15 and we need your help making this the kindest week yet! This year, we are asking everyone to flood social media with kindness and collectively record 100,000 acts of kindness using the hashtag...

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Colorado launches 10,000 Random Acts of Kindness Challenge, #StateOfKind

“I believe that people are happiest when they are helping others. In fact, today, we are announcing the Random Acts of Kindness campaign. Our hope—our goal— is that Coloradans will perform 10,000 random acts of kindness between now and July 14, which marks the start of third Biennial of...

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15 Ways to Start 2015 with Kindness

It's a New Year! Make a resolution to exercise your Kindness Muscle in 2015. Here are 15 ideas to get you started: Year of Kindness Box: Create a New Years tradition. On the first day of the new year, start a Year of Kindness Box. Throughout the...

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A HUGE Thanksgiving Kindness Surprise

We all have moments when we may be able to use a helping hand but we don't necessarily share the need with others. This can be especially true if you are a RAKtivist and you feel a stronger role towards helping others rather than being helped. I am...

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The Antidote to Black Friday Madness: #RAKFriday

Ring in the holidays with kindness instead of chaos. How can I make a...

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10 Simple Kindness Ideas to Celebrate World Kindness Day on November 13th

Here are 10 simple kindness ideas that you can do to celebrate World Kindness Day on November 13th. Be sure to also download and print some monsters to leave behind with your RAKs.

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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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