Category Archives: High Schools

Love For The Elderly

Fourteen is the age to sleep until noon, obsess over texting, and crave the latest and greatest computer game. Not to mention adjust to high school. Homework, studying, and fun. It can often be difficult to find a perfect balance … 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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Kindness in Ecuador

I recently received this photo from Walter, an educator at Liceo Internacional in Quito, Ecuador. Walter contacted me during the school year to brainstorm about kindness activities for his classroom.  Teachers are very creative and and always have great ideas … Continue reading

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Sequins From H.S. Football Players

The players of  the Queen Creek High School football team helped a special needs student, Chy Johnson, by protecting her against some bullies from their school.  The boys, headed up by Carson Jones, invited Chy sit with them at lunch … Continue reading

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Lady Gaga loves Sequins & Kindness

Lady Gaga and her mother, Cynthia Germanotta, founded the Born This Way Foundation  in 2011.  Their mission is to build a “Braver, Kinder World” by empowering the youth. At one point, Gaga stated she was changing the world one sequin at … Continue reading

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Classroom Sequins

My friend Spencer was cleaning up after a class he facilitated and there was a pretty big mess. I was just walking past the room so I decided to ask him if he needed help. At first he said no … Continue reading

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Brave Friend Stands Up To Bus Stop Bully

When I was in high school I was often the witness at the bus stop where a young man named David also went. David was was picked on tirelessly by his peers. One day I had, seen and heard, enough … Continue reading

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Shelter and Love, Sequin Style

My eldest daughter’s friend was kicked out of her house, I offered our home to her; she is now staying with us until she gets her own place. CF – Student, Nashua Community College

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Lady Gaga & Mom passing a multitude of sequins!

Led by Lady Gaga and her mother Cynthia Germanotta, the Born This Way Foundation was founded in 2011 to foster a more accepting society, where differences are embraced and individuality is celebrated. The Foundation is dedicated to creating a safe … Continue reading

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WeStopHate Gives Sequins

WeStopHate is a great anti-bullying organization founded by Emily, a 17 year woman.  She’s such an inspiration!  I recently purchased a few of her wristbands and at her requests she has asked her twitter followers, also known as Boppers, to … Continue reading

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