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Are You Ready to Help When Others Need You?

Many of you wrote to me last week about my article on Random Acts of Kindness. Most people agreed that it is the "doer" of the good deed who reaps the most benefit. One reader remarked that when we ar…


The Gifts of Random Acts of Kindness

It had just started sprinkling. I was hurrying home in my car, anxious and stressed, having put off until the last minute writing a keynote speech I was to give the next day. In my preocc…


High School Runner Hero (Video)

Meghan Vogel, a high school track runner, saw one of her competitors starting to black out on the track. Instead of running by and beating her, Vogel stopped to help carry her across the finish line. …


The Perfect Holiday Gift (video)

"If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion." ~ Dalai Lama The perfect gift is a thoughtful one. If you follow my Econesting blog, you know I …


How Small Acts of Kindness Can Heal and Inspire

How many acts of kindness do you carry out in a day? As you go about your busy life, you probably perform more random acts of kindness than you think. That's what I realized when I read Linda Cohen's …


Angels Among Us, The Parcel Delivery Man

Angel Stories Inspirational Series by Erica Sofrina, motivational speaker, teacher, author and coach What is it about some people we meet that we never forget? Being around them lifts our spirits a…


Angels Among Us: Minnie

Presented by Erica Sofrina Welcome to the angel story submissions from our Care2 readers. We have received some wonderful stories by wonderful writers that we will be featuring in our next segment …


Health Benefits of Kindness

Have you been the recipient of some surprise kindness this week? Maybe you owe it to the fact that it's Random Acts of Kindness Week. What a very nice week. In thinking about kindness and why it feels…


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