Good News Day 8: Today is Random Act of Kindness Day

883018_10151984067433014_287721524_oWhile every day presents opportunities to be kind, take a moment or two today to make someone else’s day with a little random act of kindness. Stuck for some ideas? Here are a few to get you started:

  • Smile at a stranger
  • Send an anonymous gift
  • Bring treats to work
  • Send a friend or family member a homemade card
  • Leave positive comments on a blog or post
  • Compliment a friend
  • Compliment a stranger
  • Brush the snow off someone’s car or clean their windshield
  • Leave a positive message with management about a waiter or cashier or other hardworking employee of a business you frequent
  • Help your neighbor shovel snow (or mow the lawn, depending on where you live!)
  • Leave sticky notes with positive messages on restroom mirrors
  • Pay for the coffee/toll/snack of the person behind you
  • Pick up an extra bag of dog or cat food and drop it off at a shelter
  • Offer to return someone’s shopping car for them while they’re loading their car
  • Say “Thank You” to someone making a difference

There are countless ways to make someone’s day a little brighter. What random act of kindness will you do?


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