Category Archives: Global

The Kindness of Aaron’s Presents

My name is Leah Okimoto, I started an organization based in Andover, MA called Aaron’s Presents in memory of my infant son. It is a unique grants program that invites young children in 8th grade and below to apply for a grant … Continue reading

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Kindness For A Stranger

I moved to New England two years ago and accepted a position at a spa. I drove down Amherst Street every day to get to work. In the Fall I noticed a young man walking down the street pretty much every day. … Continue reading

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The Kind Volunteers at Soup Kitchens

As an act of kindness I have volunteered at Share Outreach in Milford NH. Two Tuesdays a month they have a community dinner and this week we had free range chicken soup. The chickens were donated! I washed dishes after the … Continue reading

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Kindness for a Senior Citizen

My 8-year old son participates in music and karate at two different studios. One night we were hurrying from one studio to the another. It was a snowy and cold winter evening. We noticed a senior citizen carrying a heavy bag in one … Continue reading

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UMass Lowell students share acts of kindness!

Over 100 students from the University of Massachusetts Lowell visited the Sequin of Kindness™ booth at their Stress Relief Day fair!  They had so many great acts of kindness to share showing, once again, a small act of kindness does … Continue reading

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Children, Games & Kindness!

This will be the third year that my husband and I participated in a charity event called Extra Life. Extra Life is a 24-hour gaming marathon that raises money for children’s hospitals that are part of the Children’s Miracle Network. … Continue reading

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Gene Baur of Farm Sanctuary – Years of Kindness!

Gene Baur stopped by the CTM TV studio via Skype recently–what can I say about this man, his years of kindness towards animals is truly amazing!  Gene discusses the start up of Farm Sanctuary, their first animal rescue and the … Continue reading

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The Kindness of Neighbors

During the past winter months the seasonal house across from where I live is often unoccupied and therefore the owners didn’t plow the driveway with every storm.  One Friday, the elderly owners came for an overnight stay and were attempting … Continue reading

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Teens Enjoy Paying-It-Forward

My 16 year old daughter and her friend frequent a local family restaurant and have become friends with one particular waiter. On their last visit, this waiter’s section was full, so the girls were seated in another section. “Their” waiter came … Continue reading

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Joe The Barber Helps The Homeless

Anthony Cymerys, known as Joe the Barber, took it upon himself to help the homeless in Hartford, Connecticut by giving free haircuts.  Cymerys, an 82 year old man, connects his clippers to a car battery and delivers his barber services … Continue reading

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