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SANBORN – Niagara County Community College is home to one of 47 Liberty Partnerships programs in New York State. Thanks to a grant from the Department of Education, the Future Leaders Liberty Partnerships program currently serves more than 280 Niagara County students, providing year-round academic and career planning, mentoring, leadership, learning by service, community engagement, …

This Father’s Day weekend, Raymond “Shoe-do” Lewis honored his connection to his youngest child, Garon, with the launch of the Garon Paul Atkinson Lewis Foundation, a nonprofit focused on education of young people and their families in New Iberia. The Iberia parish school board member said it was important for her son to have a …

May kindness be rewarded I was fortunate enough to receive my first Pfizer vaccine on March 30 at the RBC Convention Center. Unfortunately, as I registered online in mid-May for my second injection, it became apparent that my Manitoba health card was nowhere to be found. I realized the last time I had it was …

LAINGSBURG, MI – Something unique is happening in downtown Laingsburg, and residents are talking about it. It spreads throughout the community and is centered around what good neighbors are when it comes to kindness. Elie Zech Lainsburg city center Laingsburg is a small town in Shiawassee County. People here smile and greet each other, and …

The Ducks will be in Fort Worth next month with a free festival. FORT WORTH, Texas – Guess who’s heading to Funky Town this summer? It’s the The biggest duck in the world! Get your cameras ready for six story Mama Duck and baby duck Timmy in Trinity Park near downtown Fort Worth. It’s part …

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (WBRC) – If you’ve ever been to a Publix grocery store that you shop, you know the chain prides itself on its service. It’s something that has been rooted in the culture of the store since its inception. Helena’s store manager goes one step further. When an elderly customer started feeling dizzy in …

Your Move, Reeds Rains and other parts of the LSL Group will be hosting an Act of Kindness Day to encourage their colleagues to contribute to their local communities. LSL recently set up an Inclusion and Diversity Forum for staff, as well as a Communities Forum. Both consist of a representative sample of staff at …

Mr. Anand In the early 90s, I was working in Kochi. I used to have breakfast in a roadside shop run by a certain Sethu. He sent every morning to my workplace a parcel of four idlis and a vada by his helper named Balaji, about 14 years old. Balaji was a smart boy. One …

Any act of kindness, whether big or small, holds the transformative power to turn a bad day into a good day, to turn negativity into positivity, to turn sadness into joy. As part of its summer campaign Benevolence, Rituals is in partnership with DFNI-Border this month to celebrate the good deeds of the travel retail …

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – Bakersfield’s ambassador of kindness to the world, Chuck Wall, has died aged 80. The longtime Bakersfield College professor, blind since the age of 19 when retinitis pigmentosa took his sight, has often been credited with creating the slogan ‘random acts of kindness’. Not true, he said. “It’s been around for a …