10 Ways to Carry Out Random Acts of Kindness

by Salvation Army
Categories: Blog

World Kindness Day, which falls on November 13, 2010, reminds us to look beyond ourselves and do something to make someone’s day easier. Every day is a good day to promote kindnesses. Here are 10 suggestions:

1. pay for a coffee of the person behind you
2. buy food for a local food bank
3. send a thank you note to someone
4. donate to a charity
5. spend time talking with a lonely neighbour
6. volunteer
7. on a busy subway or bus, stand, so someone else can sit
8. pay for a strangers lunch
9. donate blood
10. put coins in someone else’s parking meter

Do you have any other suggestions for ways to show kindness?