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The Kindness of Lending a Hand

I had just left the Walmart parking lot, and had notice a middle-aged man with only one leg holding a sign asking for assistance. I then, in the midst of driving, decided to stop and offer him some cash. I … Continue reading

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Yoga Kindness

I volunteer my time to help at the local yoga teacher training once a month to break down and clean up because the students are very tired from long weekends practicing yoga. I also volunteer my time to run the … Continue reading

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Kindness For a Classmate

A classmate of mine became unwell and could not make it to class. I offered to take detailed notes and show her what we did, in the class that she missed. She was kept up to speed and could return … 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 Kindness of Reiki

Early one morning I received a strange text from an unknown number. The text read “Had a bad fall, please send healing”. I questioned the texter of their identity only to be confused; thinking that it had been a family member/close … 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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A Special Act of Kindness

As I have posted before I work with the developmentally delayed and mentally ill population of the Greater Nashua area. This story is about one of my clients who lives with autism, speech delays, depression and anxiety. This client normally … 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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