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Summer Kindness

I am a mother of two and live close to our town lake.  My children and I spend a lot of the hot summer days at the lake keeping cool and having fun.  Over the past few years we have … 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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Preschool Kids Have Fun Being Kind!

A preschool teacher in New York City, included a Sequin of Kindness™ project in her classroom. She sent home a notice to the parents explaining the kindness activity she arranged for the children–they were very enthusiastic! As the children extended … Continue reading

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The Kind Students at UMass Lowell

The students at UMass Lowell gladly participated at the Sequin of Kindness booth by sharing acts of kindness during UML’s Stress Relief Day fair. This fair, organized by Tracy Moore, Assistant Director of Health Education & Promotion, is designed to make … Continue reading

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Healing Arts & Kind Acts

I went into the healing arts because I really like to help people, especially with their health.  This was ingrained in me because of my Dad’s actions.  He owned the local pharmacy in the little town I grew up in … Continue reading

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The Sequin of Kindness ~ TV Episode 2

TV Episode #2, “Kindness at UMass Lowell” is complete!  To view the full episode, or short video clips, click on the Video Clips page (of this website) or watch on the Sequin of Kindness YouTube channel. UMass Lowell was the first … Continue reading

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Good Karma, Many Sequins

Life has been pretty busy lately, I have been taking the time to help a classmate with some homework, lending a hand in the classroom of a different course along with helping some friends move.  I’ve also, extended a listening … Continue reading

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Compassion & Kindness – From One Young Man To Another

I work with a variety of adults with developmental disabilities and mental illness. One day however one of my clients came up to me to talk about why he was having such a difficult day.  After listening to him explain … Continue reading

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UMass Lowell Students Share Their Sequin Stories

The students at UMass Lowell wrapped up the semester by participating in a great event focusing on stress relief and good health at the Recreation Center.  Tracy and Justin, along with help from staff and students, really out did themselves! … Continue reading

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College Student Helps a Friend

While enjoying a night in Boston, I noticed that a young woman had wandered into oncoming traffic. Fortunately, she was close enough for me to jump into the street and pull her out of the way of a line of … Continue reading

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