To the woman at the St Charles Aldi on 5th St. You are a true blessing!
I was checking out and my card got declined (so embarrassing!) and I told the worker I need to put a few things back and she wasn’t very happy about that. I apologized 5 more times. She then says “yeah that’s why I tell people not to shop on Sunday’s”. I was so upset, started crying because I cannot believe how RUDE people truly are.read more →
During the fires in Victoria, (Australia) my daughter and I had to leave our home.read more →
When a hospital was within easy reach, I’d often organize my day so that I’d have a spare hour or two to visit a random elderly person in hospital.read more →
Our Positive Paw Print program encourages students to give back to the community, and one fourth-grader has taken it to heart!read more →
I have been visiting my mom in the state I used to live in…Texas!
I took her to brunch a couple of days ago and we had the sweetest waitress. We ordered some specialty lattes and some crepes. At one point, the waitress said we were the nicest people she had waited on that day. Anyhow, she did a great job of spoiling us and even asked if we wanted refills on our lattes just before we left.read more →
There’s a homeless-looking guy who stands on a corner that I pass nearly every workday. I’ve started packing an extra orange and as I pull forward in my orange car, I hold my arm out the window and put it in his hand as a glide by. Sometimes I add a dollar. It’s not much, but maybe he appreciates it. – Sharon
It’s unclear whether this is a true story or not, but to be honest, I don’t really care. It’s a beautiful tradition that I hope many other families adopt after they read this inspirational story. Enjoy!
“For the Man Who Hated Christmas”
by Nancy W. Gavin
I was filling my car up with gas a few days ago and noticed a man with a red gas can sitting in the roof of his car and he was on the phone. He looked pretty forlorn. I filled my car up but kept being pulled back to this man. He was off to the side and not by a pump. I finished with my car then walked over to ask if he needed gas. He was embarrassed and said yes. I told him to pull his car over to the pumps and I’d fill his tank. I walked over to the pumps waiting. His car wouldn’t start. He came over with the little two-gallon red can and told me he had literally coasted on to the lot and his car was completely empty.read more →
Yesterday, as my partner and I were finishing our lunch at a restaurant, a young man approached us. He was a bit embarrassed to disturb us but gave us a voucher to help pay for our lunch! The voucher was valid until today and he said he wouldn’t be using it.read more →
I fix computers and I had an elderly man ring who needed help with his iPad. He had just come out of the hospital for a few days after spending 2 months there battling cancer.read more →
I was visiting someone in the hospital, and the woman she shared the room with was deaf and mute and had been her whole life. She was around 80 years old and had just had a stroke.read more →
My nephew was in 6th grade and kept depleting his lunch account more quickly than usual. After the second time I was refilling it sooner than expected, I asked him why. He told me there was a less fortunate boy that had insufficient food or no food at all.read more →
Stories of Kindness
- 09 Jul 2020This morning I got a call from my 92-year-old neighbor
- 06 Jul 202010 Week Kindness Challenge for Kids – Week 2
- 30 Jun 2020Four teenage boys at the BMX track
- 26 Jun 2020Airline snacks
- 20 Jun 2020God bless you