Garner-ing Kindness

When you think of Jennifer Garner, you probably think of her acting career and her notable roles in movies such as Pearl Harbor, Juno, 13 Going on 30 and Butter. Recently the actress has taken on another important role – promoting kindness! As reported by People, Garner wants to put a spotlight on the simple …

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Parents will Love You for These Kind Acts

August is National Breastfeeding Month, so we’ve decided to suggest tips that are helpful when a bundle of joy has arrived…it’s a cause for celebration and a wonderful time to show kindness! Whether this is a couple’s first child or not their first rodeo, this can be an overwhelming and exhausting time, especially for moms …

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Back-to-School Kindness

Summer days are coming to an end and the return to the classroom is just around the corner! When you speak with your children about the upcoming school year and all of the exciting new things that are going to happen, it’s the perfect time to talk about kindness as well. How can everyone—students and …

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Kindness Beyond the Call of Duty

When police officers were called out on a medical emergency to the home of an elderly couple, they knew that helping them through the dispatched call wouldn’t be their only duty at the home. Officers in Sunnydale, California, took notice of the couple’s wheelchair ramp and knew they had to act with kindness. As reported …

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Sizzling Summer Trends with an Eco-Friendly Twist

These trends are hot, hot, hot! Embrace your eco-friendly side this summer and be kind to the environment with these warm-weather suggestions: Metal straws – Move over, plastic! There’s a shiny new straw in town. Invest in some reusable metal straws for your home and not only will you save money by avoiding purchases for …

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Ready. Kindset. Go!

Did you know that the City of Anaheim is one of the kindest communities in the United States? In fact, as a finalist in the Reader’s Digest Nicest Places in America contest, Anaheim represents the state of California! City of Kindness Founder and Former Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait nominated the city, sharing how Anaheim strives …

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Good, Clean, Kindness

Having clean clothes is a basic necessity of everyday life. For someone without a home, something as simple as being able to wash their clothes can present a huge challenge. Not having access to clean clothes can negatively impact the health, self-esteem and advancement of someone that is homeless. That’s where The Laundry Truck LA …

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Kindness: A Fourth of July Spectacular

It’s time to celebrate! We’re ready to grab some cool watermelon, lay out a blanket and catch our local fireworks display on the Fourth of July. Here are some kind acts you can do this Independence Day: Be a parade buddy – Fourth of July parades are incredibly popular, and so are the best viewing …

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City of Kindness Spotlight: Arlington, TX

Thanks to Mayor Williams of the other members of its City of Council, Arlington created its “Arlington Kindness Initiative” when the city became an official City of Kindness. Mayor Williams’’ vision was to promote, encourage and recognize kind acts that were taking place across The American Dream City. Arlington has embraced the challenge and we’re …

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What Happens When a Librarian Walks into A Laundromat?

There is so much to do as a parent! You’re working while balancing parenthood and it can be a lot, especially for single parents or parents that work multiple jobs. Some days just getting kids through the day fed, safe and happy is a major triumph. Trips to the library to encourage literacy and love …

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