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Random Acts of Kindness Campaign

2/13/2020 5:00 AM | 0 Comments

Has anyone, a stranger perhaps, ever done something nice for you? Something you didn’t ask for or expect? Something that lifted your faith in humanity? Or maybe you've done something nice for someone without reason. Just because. And it gave you a bit of a kick, didn't it? This is what people mean when they talk about "random acts of kindness". It's just a lovely thing isn't it? And we'd all like a bit more of that! As it happens, February is a special month for random acts of kindness. Valentine's Day on the 14th gives us an opportunity to show our feelings to the people we love. Now Random Acts of Kindness Day follows three days later, on February 17th, offering us the chance to show care and concern to others. And the week in which it falls is also being called Random Acts of Kindness Week. At a time when many of us are preoccupied with our own concerns, this is a day to show how much goodness there still is in our culture, our country and our community. The idea was born in New Zealand (where i ... [...]