Kindness stories

Acts of Kindness Shared by You

A Kindess Garden of Kindness Stories

Paying it Back (and Forward)

Paying it Back (and Forward)

My husband and I were behind a Military Veteran at the check out. As the cashier gave him the total and he was using 2 or 3 different cards to pay. He was short by a lot because he said he didn't bring the right cards with him. He was embarrassed and started telling...

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It’s the Little Things

It’s the Little Things

I had a student once when I ran a school, who realized that things were getting a little difficult between student complaints, owner pressure, and every day issues. I came to work one day and there was a lovely note on my desk with a small vase of flowers. That note...

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Bicycling

Bicycling

I was in Costa Rica and helped a local woman put the chain back on her bicycle that she and her daughter had been riding. Couldn't believe I remembered how to do it!

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Helping the Sick

Helping the Sick

A few days ago I was randomly moving in street. I saw an old man who was suffering from fever in the cold night. He was unable to buy medicine even. I helped him and that was totally satisfaction of my soul as well.

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Coffee

Coffee

The other day I was going through the drive thru at Starbucks and there was somebody from an outside company working on the menu board.. he had started to walk in front of me as my car started rolling forward and I said “omg! See what happens when I haven’t had coffee...

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Secret Santa

Secret Santa

This Christmas, I gave my new neighbor and can of mixed nuts and M&M's. She wasn't home, so I put it in a Christmas bag and put it on her doorstep. I wanted to be a Secret Santa just once. I wanted to see the look on her face, but I wasn't home at the time. Either...

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Recycling & Trash Cans

Recycling & Trash Cans

I always bring the recycle box and trash cans back from the end of the driveway for my neighbor who doesn't walk so well. It's a small thing and I'm able to help.

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Shoveled Snow

Shoveled Snow

Came out of the house this morning to go to an appointment, and someone had shoveled our back steps and chopped the ice off one side. No idea which of our neighbors did it, but it was much appreciated since neither my husband nor I had been well enough to do it...

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Groceries

Groceries

Around Christmastime I was doing my shopping at Walmart. I have a favorite cashier...nice lady. Always willing to wait for her...she knows how to pack. I noticed an older Vet in front...carefully lined his items, wearing his Navy hat and coat with pride. He was also...

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Lunch

Lunch

I make a lunch each day for a homeless man named JR. The weather has been cold in relation to FL. I found him yesterday and brought him an extra blanket. Another man saw that act of kindness and handed JR some money. To each their own how they feel led to help...

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Subway Cello

Subway Cello

Recently while in Toronto I took a deep ten minutes to really listen to the subway busker. His cello skills brought me to tears. Naturally I gave him money afterwards

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My wife is amazing

My wife is amazing

My darling wife, who runs a local job bank page, teaches people how to identify their real skills and see themselves in new ways. The light of my heart sharing her light with others.

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