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Human Nature Is Good, Sometimes Kindness Just Needs a Spark to Ignite it

In an age where stories of negativity and conflict often dominate the headlines, it’s the quiet, potent acts of kindness that weave the underlying fabric of our society together. These acts of kindness, often unnoticed by the masses, hold the power to transform lives in unexpected and profound ways. The narratives that follow, set against ...

Emma Lu

Woman in a field with arms outstretched, surrounded by butterflies.

The Transformative Power of Kindness

In an extraordinary display of humanity’s capacity for good, a story unfolds within the walls of a hospital, showcasing how the power of kindness can indeed alter the course of lives and, by extension, the universe itself. A second chance from an unlikely source It all began when a prisoner diagnosed with leukemia was brought ...

Max Lu

A hospital emergency room.

8 Profound Lessons to Draw From the Biggest Kindness Study

In 2021, in partnership with BBC Radio, the School of Psychology at the University of Sussex conducted the most extensive study on kindness, dubbed “The Kindness Test.” About 60,000 people aged 19-44 from 144 countries participated in this study. The researchers wanted to know the most common acts of being kind, the relationship between being ...

Nathan Machoka

Lending a helping hand.

Teens Bringing Cheer with Silly Socks to Nursing Homes

A remarkable trend highlighting today’s teens’ empathy and inventiveness is taking shape in a world where generational divides frequently appear to be the primary source of division. One such heartwarming project is teens wearing goofy socks, which may seem like a little, but meaningful, gesture. Still, it makes older people in nursing facilities smile.  This ...

Viena Abdon

Silly socks.

The Power of Kindness: From a 10 Yuan Favor to a Millionaire’s Gratitude

In 2013, a phone call in a noodle shop in Zhejiang, China, triggered a remarkable story that unfolded over two decades. The tale involved a woman’s kindness and a man’s relentless quest to express his gratitude. This story is a testament to the transformative power of compassion and gratitude, and it’s sure to inspire those ...

Max Lu

The impact of kindness.

How Acts of Kindness Improve Your Health

Kindness goes beyond uplifting others — it also benefits your health. Research proves that acts of kindness improve emotional well-being and even impact physical health. This article will explore how kindness promotes a healthier and happier life. The connection between kindness and health Practicing kindness has tangible health benefits that positively impact your well-being. Here ...

Viena Abdon

Wooden blocks with letters that spell 'kindness.'

Britain’s Most Generous Plumber Provides Free Assistance to the Elderly

A plumber in England is being called Britain’s kindest plumber after establishing a social enterprise that has aided over 2 million of the country’s most vulnerable citizens. Who is this hero? James Anderson, 54 years old, operates Depher (Disabled & Elderly Plumbing & Heating Emergency Repairs), a community interest firm that provides significantly discounted services ...

Ratul Saha

Plumber James Anderson with a customer.

Lady Uses Leftover Flowers to Spread Joy

It is not uncommon to come across people who spend time doing good deeds. For some of these people, making a difference in the lives of others is their main goal while others simply want to make people feel good. Patricia Gallagher belongs to the second category. A resident of Philadelphia, this woman gives donated ...

Raven Montmorency

A bouquet of flowers.

How NFL Star Anthony Harris Surprised an 11-Year-Old Female Fan

What relationship does Anthony Harris have with an 11-year-old female fan? Father-daughter dances are wonderful occasions that many young girls anticipate. It is a lovely time between a girl and her father to build a stronger bond. It also signifies a girl’s gratitude for her father’s love and guidance. As girls grow older, many would ...

Haidene Go

Audrey and Anthony sitting on a bench together.