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Random Acts of Kindness

In A New York Minute, Subway Worker Helps Rescue Stroller That Rolled Onto Tracks

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 07.23.2014 | Good News

A 2-year-old child and her mother are safe today thanks to the quick actions of some heroic strangers. On Monday morning a stroller with a toddler ...

Strangers Send Stacks Of Cards To Boy With Cancer, Prove Birthday Wishes Do Come True

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.22.2014 | Parents

Hundreds upon hundreds of people around the world are pitching in to make 5-year-old Danny Nickerson’s birthday wish come true. Nickerson, of Fo...

WATCH: Drive-By Compliments Make Strangers Smile From Ear To Ear

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 07.10.2014 | Good News

Sometimes all you need to make your day better is a gentle reminder that you are awesome, have beautiful hair, a lovely dog, cool pants or that "red i...

The Power of Empty Hands: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 07.08.2014 | Impact
Ari Nessel

We arrive on this planet empty handed, We will all soon leave empty handed. So then, how and in what spirit do we want to spend the time in between?...

Creating a Caring Teen Online Starts Offline with a Caring Parent

Sue Scheff | Posted 07.07.2014 | Parents
Sue Scheff

There is nothing wrong with wanting our children to be academically accomplished and happy, but many understand that giving to others actually brings the most joy to those that do the giving.

Woman Pays For Young Mom's Diaper Bill, Shows Us What Kindness Is All About

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.02.2014 | Impact

To her, it was nothing more than a small gesture of generosity, but Carol Flynn's choice to help a young mother in need this week has ended up touchin...

Melting Down in the Frozen Foods Aisle

Lisa Abeyta | Posted 07.01.2014 | Parents
Lisa Abeyta

At the other end of the aisle was a young mother, her back to me. She raised her arms to her head, holding it for a moment, and then pressed her hands to her eyes, her back straight and shoulders tensed. A young boy was busy pulling a box of cereal from the stroller in front her.

This Mystery Man Doesn't Want Your Money, He Just Wants To Hand Out High-Fives On The Train

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 06.25.2014 | Good News

A mystery man is on a mission to bring a little joy and a lot of high-fives to Canadian commuters. The anonymous man has reportedly been appearing...

These Strangers Rushing To Help One Another Remind Us We're Not Alone

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 06.23.2014 | Good News

The highway can be a scary place, or, as one YouTuber reminds us, it can be a place where humans come together to help one another in times of need. ...

How Random Acts of Kindness Change Reality

Donna Labermeier | Posted 06.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Donna Labermeier

Performing random acts of kindness makes you an example of what is possible. You become an inspiration, opening the awareness of others to their own potential. Most of us want our lives to inspire love in others.

The Taste of Kindness

Carissa Henry | Posted 06.19.2014 | Parents
Carissa Henry

Sometimes words just aren't enough. As much as I am in love with words, as much as they tirelessly enrapture my mind each day, sometimes they just can't encompass the depths of what I feel.

Philadelphia Honor Students Brave Chaotic Blaze To Rescue Sleeping Boy From Fire

The Philadelphia Inquirer | Alfred Lubrano | Posted 06.17.2014 | Good News

Two Southwest Philadelphia honor students had a pretty good excuse for being 40 minutes late for school Tuesday: After two explosions and a fire in a ...

High School Janitor Will Visit Granddaughter Overseas For First Time, Thanks To Sweet Surprise

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 06.10.2014 | Good News

Students and staff at Anderson County High School in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, had a secret motive for a pep rally last Wednesday. They had spent man...

Love Will Multiply With More Hands

Rachel May | Posted 06.10.2014 | Impact
Rachel May

"Every card is a person. But you can only reach a finite number of people; love will multiply with more hands." He was right.

Extremely Lucky Couple Has Winning $50 Million Lotto Ticket Returned To Them After Losing It

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 06.06.2014 | Good News

Winning the lottery once is a rare thing, but winning the lottery, losing the ticket, and then getting it back? That's more luck than most people coul...

Emily Thomas

These Three Things Will Get You Free Pizza | Emily Thomas | Posted 06.04.2014 | Science

Every day, people with problems big and small seek help from social media sites. Some people seek organ donors. Others ask for baby name submissions. ...

An Anonymous Rich Person Is Hiding Money All Around San Francisco

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 05.27.2014 | Business

If you live in San Francisco, be on the lookout for some mysterious white envelopes -- they may contain $100 bills. An anonymous person is dropping...

Finding the Strength to Be Kind

Daniel Lubetzky | Posted 07.21.2014 | Impact
Daniel Lubetzky

Too often, we are led to believe that strength is best demonstrated by exerting dominance or superiority over others, while kindness is portrayed as the opposite -- a sign of weakness.

'Speechless' Teacher Left Crying After Mystery Patrons Cover Tab For Students With Autism

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.20.2014 | Good News

The teachers and students of Matthew Jago School in Sewaren, N.J., have an anonymous couple to thank, after the kind strangers picked up the restauran...

Family Ties Heart-Wrenching Letters To Balloons, Woman Miles Away Responds In Beautiful Way

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 05.23.2014 | Good News

Update 5/23/14: More than $20,000 has been raised for the family, in addition to the $2,000 that was raised initially. Thanks to the generosity of st...

Mystery Donor Buys New Car For Paralyzed Mother Of Three Kids, Helps Family Get Back On Its Feet

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.15.2014 | Good News

Months before her third child was due, Jessie Bruton began to lose feeling in her legs. When the numbness spread, slowly, from her legs to her sto...

Texas Community Comes Together In Kindest Way To Offer Support To Cancer Patient

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 05.06.2014 | Good News

What do lawn chairs and walking the dog have in common? The answer, in this story at least, is love for your fellow man. A community in Houston ha...

This Guy Was Thrilled To Meet The Person Who Hit His Car, But Not For The Reason You'd Think

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 05.05.2014 | Good News

Accidentally hitting a stranger's parked car can be the worst. You have to worry about how the car owner will react, if they'll ask for more money tha...

Proof You Can Never Have Too Much Kindness

Posted 05.02.2014 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Community Rallies Together To Surprise 71-Year-Old Man Battling Rare Form Of Cancer

The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. | Michael Walton | Posted 07.01.2014 | Good News

TRAVERSE CITY -- Clive and Susan Cavendish expected to eat hot dogs and hamburgers when they arrived at the year-end picnic for Northwestern Michigan ...