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Random Acts of Kindness

WATCH: Motorcyclist Rescues Coffee Cup

Posted 07.09.2013 | Good News

It's happened to the best of us. You leave the house in a rush and inadvertently leave your cup atop your car or, in one woman's case, the back bumper...

7 Things Your Husband Needs To Hear (Every Day)

Posted 07.12.2013 | OWN

Columnist Leigh Newman reveals the small crucial utterances that make for a more blissful union. 1. "I’d rather be spending time with you." Y...

LOOK: Waiter Receives Awe-Inspiring Surprise From Kind Stranger

Posted 07.01.2013 | Good News

You don't have to change people's lives in order to make their worlds a little bit brighter. Last night, Reddit user and restaurant waiter belfaj2...

Woman Writes Public Thank You To Mysterious Walmart Employee

The Huffington Post | Megan Griffo | Posted 06.26.2013 | Good News

A woman from Topeka, Kan., is desperately trying to find the Walmart employee who found and returned her wedding ring. All she knows is that the man's...

Pay It Forward Fitness

Master Charles Cannon | Posted 08.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Master Charles Cannon

A Fitness Center in Portland called Beast Nation is being billed as the world's first free gym. Anyone can work out for no charge whatsoever, as long ...

Don't Sweat the Small Stuff

Kate Taney | Posted 08.17.2013 | New York
Kate Taney

Around 2 a.m. the other night, I had just slogged my tired wet feet on to the 6 train after having worked another nine hour shift behind a bar.

West Side story

Amalia Negreponti | Posted 08.15.2013 | New York
Amalia Negreponti

The day has been imbued with the quietly jubilant aura following tempestuous storms. Eight pm and 79th and Broadway has become a luminous path connect...

LOOK: Parking Official's Act Of Kindness Has Big Effect

Posted 06.12.2013 | Good News

Here's an act of kindness to make your day a little better. Redditor SpaceMonkey9001 posted a photo of two notes -- one from a person locked out of...

How Random Acts Of Kindness Can Benefit Your Health

Priya Advani | Posted 08.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Priya Advani

Be kind and do kind acts for others. You can benefit your heart, reduce anxiety, lower blood pressure, and simply be a happier human being. Who wouldn't want that?

WATCH: Ways to Spread Kindness for Free

HooplaHa | Posted 08.07.2013 | Good News

In part 2 of Shari-ng with Shari's Spreading Kindness, Shari Alyse shows that not only is spreading kindness a good idea, but it also can be free. Sha...

WATCH: These YouTubers Are On A Mission To Make The Homeless Smile

Posted 06.03.2013 | Good News

A group of young Muslim YouTubers took a break from making prank videos to spread a message about giving to those in need, and it's quickly becoming o...

Good News! 12 Inspiring Acts of Random Kindness

Marlo Thomas | Posted 07.21.2013 | MarloThomas
Marlo Thomas

I am an unrepentant news junkie. If I'm not getting the latest stories online, I 'm hearing them blaring from the TV in the next room. And have I introduced you to my husband, Phil? He makes me look uninformed. So, between the two of us, we're practically a 24-hour cable news station.

LOOK: Mystery Man Gives Canada Animal Shelter $25,000 In Random Act Of Kindness

Posted 05.20.2013 | Good News

This week, an unidentified man redefined generosity by anonymously donating a large sum of money to a Canadian animal shelter. According to Canada'...

Need Anything? Just Ask Gary Vaynerchuk.

Daniel Vahab | Posted 07.17.2013 | Impact
Daniel Vahab

"Good morning everyone - need anything?" These simple words were recently tweeted by entrepreneur, bestselling author, and social media icon Gary Vaynerchuck to his nearly 1 million Twitter followers.

WATCH: 87-Year-Old Vet Reacts To Reddit Act Of Kindness

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 05.07.2013 | Good News

All it took to brighten this World War II veteran's day was a small act of kindness from some tech-savvy Reddit users. Derek, an 87-year-old grandf...

LOOK: This Is Why New Yorkers Are Awesome

Posted 05.04.2013 | Good News

Pay It Forward Day has come and gone, but one New York City metro rider is keeping its spirit alive. The anonymous do-gooder left a sweet note alo...

WATCH: This Russian Dash Cam Montage May Just Restore Your Faith In Humanity

Posted 05.03.2013 | Good News

"The world isn't without good people," declares this heartwarming YouTube video. Do you agree? Uploaded last week by YouTuber ArkadiYM93 and seen t...

WATCH: This Driver's Good Deed Will Make You Smile

Posted 04.30.2013 | Good News

It doesn't take much to make someone's day. This driver certainly made ours when he came across a little boy on the side of a busy Russian street. ...

Homeless Man's Plea For Dignity Inspires Outpouring Of Kindness

Posted 04.25.2013 | Chicago

Updated story As one of Chicago's more than 105,000 estimated homeless citizens, Ronald Davis' story of struggling to survive on the streets may no...

Paw It Forward: Getting Pets Involved in Acts of Kindness

Natasha Ashton | Posted 06.24.2013 | Impact
Natasha Ashton

It is no coincidence that pets have become part of our national healing process; how many of us buried our faces in fur while watching the news unfold from our sofas?

A Stranger's Incredible Gift For Newlyweds

Posted 04.16.2013 | Weddings

A stranger paid for Canadian couple Karel and Tom Nordstrom's wedding in 1958. Now, in the wake of Tom's death last month, Karel is launching an inter...

WATCH: What Some 'Favorite Things' Winners Are Doing Today

OWN | Posted 04.16.2013 | OWN

In 2010, Oprah stunned her unsuspecting "Oprah Winfrey Show" audience when she announced they were at a taping of "Oprah's Ultimate Favorite Things." ...

Organized Acts of Kindness

Marjorie Faulstich Orellana | Posted 06.15.2013 | Good News
Marjorie Faulstich Orellana

I came to see that some kindnesses are easy. But that doesn't diminish their value. When we take the time to do kind things, our acts can have a powerful effect, not just on the world, but on ourselves.

22 Acts of Kindness for My 22nd Birthday

Serena Lee | Posted 06.15.2013 | Impact
Serena Lee

A few friends told me that by thinking about kindness, they began to change the way they lived their lives. I hope that we always continue to be kind.

How The Internet Is Making One Teen's Prom Night AWESOME

The Huffington Post | Krystie Yandoli | Posted 04.12.2013 | Teen

While most people probably consult their friends or a magazine for the latest prom trends, one Reddit user turned to the "front page of the Internet" ...