In this very special episode, a young teenager is gifted with the support he needed and special dedications to show how important he is to his group of friends and family.
The quote in this episode is from Deborah Day: “Encourage, lift and strengthen one another. For the positive energy spread to one will be felt by us all. For we are connected, one and all.”
Debts seem to always be on our minds and in many situations they can cause so much stress including and especially when it comes to medical debt. One fine Dr. did the unimaginable and this episode highlights what he did.
The quote in this episode is from Andy Murray: “I’m incredibly fortunate and it’s important to me to make sure that I give back where I can”
Need some ideas on how to offer a small yet powerful gesture of kindness? Well, you’re in luck because this episode is filled with a few examples you can use to help make a difference in someone else's world.
The quote in this episode is from Émile Chartier: “When we speak, in gestures or signs, we fashion a real object in the world; the gesture is seen, the words and the song are heard. The arts are simply a kind of writing, w...
With a new year comes a new idea for kindness. If you are on social media as much as most people these days, you may notice that #bekind2021 is starting to become a popular hashtag within the nice ninja community. Join in as Do Something Nice kicks off season 3!
The quote in this episode is from George Washington: “Example, whether it be good or bad, has a powerful influence.”
Well, it’s time to wrap up 2020 and of course also time to wrap up the second season of Do Something Nice. Listen in as Jeff reflects on a few, just a few, of his favorite episodes for the year!
The quote in this episode is from Epicurus: “You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships every day. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.”
We don’t often give much thought about the person delivering our packages, but you’d be surprised how kind these individuals can be. This episode gives an example of that.
The quote in this episode is from Ralph Waldo Emerson: “The only true gifts are a portion of yourself”
When communities come together, amazing things can happen. And when one man and his family find they may lose their way of life, it takes a community to help save the day!
The quote in this episode is from Coretta Scott King: "the greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members."
Restaurants are a great place to bring people together for a meal. But one man’s restaurant did more than bring people together, aimed to help others. But when the pandemic hit, it was his business that needed the help.
The quote in this episode is from Mother Teresa: “At the end of life, we will not be judged by how many diplomas we have received, how much money we have made, how many great things we have done. We will be judged b...
Each year we have an event called Giving Tuesday, and in this episode, I’d like to share one of my most favorite non-profit organizations called The Children’s Cabinet.
The quote in this episode is from Samuel Johnson: “He who waits to do a great deal of good at once will never do anything.”
To learn more about The Children’s Cabinet and make a contribution:
Visit their website at: childrenscabinet.org
Today is filled with opportunities, and in this episode, even when a natural disaster strikes, one boy has an idea on how to Turn Lemons into Lemonade!
The quote in this episode is from Tony Robbins: “Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.”
Signs are a way of getting a message across. We see them everywhere, but sometimes it’s nice to see a reminder to be kind. And sometimes a few signs can turn into something big. This episode explains how that can happen!
The quote in this episode is from Samson Raphael Hirsch: “If someone is too tired to give you a smile, leave one of your own because no one needs a smile as much as those who have none to give.”
Fostering isn’t something that everyone can do, but it’s an amazing chance to help kids who need some love, support, and stability. This week, we can see an example of someone who has made a difference in several lives.
The quote in this episode is from Leigh Anne Tuohy: “Families don’t have to match. You don’t have to look like someone else to love them.”
There’s a lot going on and so much to soak in. The year is almost over and Jeff wanted to take a moment to reflect and share his thoughts. So if you’ll allow him to take some time and be on his soapbox of kindness, listen to his new thoughts on “Vision 20/20”. Plus he has a fun announcement, so listen in!
The quote in this episode is from Holly Branson: “Just imagine how different the world could be if we all spoke to everyone wi...
Love letters tell a strong story, and when you come across a good love story, how could you not want to read it? Listen in to find out what that means!
The quote in this episode is from Mary Schmich: “Keep your old love letters. Throw away your old bank statements.”
One way to show someone how you care is by building them something special. It’s even more special when it’s something they need and you go out of your way to do it for them. This episode shares an example of that!
The quote in this episode is from Jim Rohn: “Whatever good things we build end up building us."
The pond of kindness may be still until you toss a pebble into it. Then the acts of kindness you proceed to introduce into the pond can leave some pretty impressive ripples that spread out further than you think. Listen in to find out what that means.
The quote in this episode is from Randy Pausch: “Sometimes you can’t pay it back, so you just have to pay it forward.”
We survive dangerous situations all the time as people, but what about animals? This episode tells the tales of Trooper and Fire Cat. Two animals that survived the California fires.
The quote in this episode is from Steve Irwin: “But I put my life on the line to save animals.”
When a mom decides to teach her daughter how to be kind while educating her about what essential workers do, a sweet idea becomes a thing. Listen in to find out who the Queen of Cookie Kindness is!
The quote in this episode is from Devin Villa, “Our future depends on what we’re teaching our kids”
If you would like to check out Mia’s Cookie Jar for yourself, you can visit her Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/MiasCookieJ...
As fires all over rage on, so many people are asked to step up and be courageous while battling one more thing in the world right now. Let’s take a second and recognize those who are stepping up and providing support.
The quote in this episode is from Maya Angelou: “Having courage does not mean that we are unafraid. Having courage and showing courage mean we face our fears. We are able to say, ‘I have fallen, but I will get up’”
Kids and Dogs, Dogs and Kids! Two great combos that believe it or not, when you combine them together, you get a shining example of how to foster compassion. Including those who are in need of a foster home. Listen in to find out what that means!
The quote in this episode is from Roger Caras: “Dogs have given us their absolute all. We are the center of their universe. We are the focus of their love and faith and trust. They serve ...