SUGGESTIONS FOR COMMITTING RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS
~ Ask an older person to tell you a story about his or her youth.
~ Buy a phone card and give to a homeless shelter for them to give to someone.
~ Call an old friend.
~ Clean up your neighbor’s yard/garden for free.
~ Give a compliment about your waiter / waitress to his / her manager.
~ Give a huge tip to someone when they least expect it.
~ Give another driver your parking spot.
~ Give up your seat for someone, not just an elderly person.
~ Hold the train door open for someone rushing to get in.
~ Hug someone.
~ Let someone merge ahead of you, smile and wave at that person.
~ Order a mail order gift anonymously for a friend or co-worker.
~ Praise the work or attitude of a co-worker to someone else in the workplace.
~ Plant a tree.
~ Put a comment on someone’s webpage that you really like…… let them know you enjoy it
~ Put something you no longer need on Craig’s list free spot for your area
~ Read to a child.
~ Say, “I love you” to people for whom it’s true.
~ Send a card to someone in the military overseas
~ Send a thank you letter to a teacher you once had, letting him or her know the difference the teacher made in your life.
~ Smile! Laugh! Be happy.
~ Start a conversation up with a co-worker that you don’t know
~ The next toll booth you come to, pay for a car behind you.
~ Visit hospitals with smiles, treats and friendly conversation for patients.
~ Volunteer at a local shelter.
~ Write a note to the boss of someone who has helped you, thanking the boss for having such a great employee.
~ Write a note to the owner of a house or garden in your neighborhood whose beauty gives you pleasure.