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    Random acts of kindness with great message at end “Now it’s your turn. Go out into the world and make somebody’s day. Always remember: BE KIND.”
  • Life Vest Inside: Kindness Boomerang "One Day"

    Watch as the camera tracks an act of kindness as its passed from one individual to the next and manages to boomerang back to the person who set it into motion.
  • Kids Clean Up Forest & Build a House with Bottles

    Kids in rural India clean their forest, find 2600 water bottles, then make a greenhouse out of the bottles they find in the forest. Set to “Waiting for the World to Change, “ by John Mayer.
  • Fireflies | Jubilee Project short film

    “Fireflies” by the Jubilee Project. The Jubilee Project is an organization dedicated to make socially responsible films. This one tracks the kindness of a boy for his neighbor, who he just met. A tear jerker! Get ready! The Jubilee Project has it’s own channel that is filled with GREAT videos to show the kids about “being a good person!”
  • Kindness Video that will change your life

    Another kindness chain. Tell the students to watch carefully, as some of the characters return later in the video.
  • Random Acts of Kindness - makes headline news

    People in Calgary giving $5.00 to strangers.
  • ACTS OF KINDNESS: Giving the coat on your back to a complete stranger

    A kind person gives a younger stranger the coat off her back.
  • Random Words of Kindness Parade on KPTV

    Kids spread words of kindness as a result of Newtown, Ct. shooting.
  • Billboards Promoting Joy in Portland

    Billboards promoting joy in Portland, Oregon. Donations, charity.
  • Kindness Is Never Wasted

    University of Toronto students doing kind things for others.
  • Cash for Kindness: Full Body Cast

    Will anyone help Andy after he drops his groceries? Find out who got a wad of cash for their kindness!
  • Will Strangers Stop to Help a Pregnant Woman?

    Amy was dressed with a fake pregnancy belly and stationed outside our studio to see if anyone would stop and help her with her car trouble. Would anyone stop to help and win big in Ellen's "Cash for Kindness"? Find out here!
  • 'Cash for Kindness' at IKEA

    Ellen sent Amy to IKEA in a pregnancy belly to see who would help her with her shopping cart. The hidden cameras caught it all! See who won some serious cash here.
  • A Pep Talk from Kid President to You

    We all need a little encouragement every now and then. Kid President, knowing this, has put together a video you can play each morning as you wake up or to share with your friend who needs a kick in the right direction. Take a moment and spread some encouragement. "It's everybody's duty to give the world a reason to dance."
  • Kid President meets the President of the United States of America

    After previously only speaking via can and string, Kid President and President Barack Obama finally meet face to face. The two met in the Oval Office to discuss how kids and grown-ups can work together to change the world. This meeting is proof that dreams can come true and ordinary people can do extraordinary things.
  • The True Story of Kid President

    Meet the creative duo behind 'Kid President'! What started as simple fun has turned into something much more.
  • For All the Times | Jubilee Project Short Film

    This short film is dedicated to the amazing women in our lives whom we call mom. This Mother's Day, we want to remind you of the countless sacrifices she made for you. Learn about the story behind the short:
  • Helping children learn kindness

    Rockin' The Rage helps kids learn about respect and kindness.
  • The Random Acts of Kindness Club/Cedarcrest High School

    Peggy Filer & The Cedarcrest High School Kindness Club are among 3 winners of the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation's Kindness Challenge!
  • Kindness

    As part of my character education program I like to create short video clips to show students what it means to be kind, responsible, or honest. In this clip I show what it means to be kind.
  • Bus driver on his act of kindness

    A Winnipeg Transit bus driver who gave his shoes to a barefoot man speaks for the first time, saying he hopes his gesture will inspire kindness in others.
  • Kids for Peace-The Great Kindness Challenge

    Kids for Peace presents The Great Kindness Challenge!! The Great Kindness Challenge is one day where kids all over the world do as many kind deeds as possible using a provided checklist of 50 suggestions. This delightful video shows one Kids for Peace chapter preparing for the BIG DAY by making cookies for firefighters and police officers, painting "Happy" posters to inspire smiles far and wide, making "Peace Packs" to send to friends in Kenya, and simply having fun knowing that their kind actions are changing the world. To learn more about Kids for Peace, please visit To learn about the Great Kindness Challenge, please visit
  • Students show kindness and compassion

    Kids at Forts Ferry Elementary completed a year long lesson in kindness and compassion with an unusual display at the school today. As kids moved onto the athletic field at Forts Ferry Elementary in Latham Thursday, they carried long interlocked links of construction paper.
  • Random Acts of Kindness (Sheldon High School)

    Kindness club at high school, doing acts of kindness. Set to “Waiting for the World to Change,” by John Mayer.
  • Famous Failures

    Inspiring video on persevering no matter how many times you have failed in life.
  • The Last Pick - Jeremy Lin

    "The Last Pick" is a video about helping others. When we give to others, we often benefit in return. It usually happens when we expect it the least, but need it the most. This film was produced this past summer to support the Jeremy Lin Foundation (@jlinfoundation). The Foundation loves and serves children and youth, by providing hope, empowerment and leadership development. To learn more about the Foundation and join our efforts, please visit our website
  • Famous Failures

    Inspiring video on persevering no matter how many times you have failed in life.
  • Homeless Boy Steals The Talent Show

    One cannot help but be moved to tears by this amazing young man; Sung-bong Choi. When Sung-bong decided to sing on the Talent Show "Korea's Got Talent" he had no idea that he would win the hearts of millions all over the world! His story of his childhood is so moving that even the judges had a hard time keeping their composure. He told the judges that even though he didn't think he could sing very well, he sang because it made him happy. They couldn't have been more surprised.
  • Ted Turner Sets an Unachievable Goal - Oprah's Master Class - Oprah Winfrey Network

    Philanthropist Ted Turner uses lessons learned from his father to set a lofty goal for himself... to help save the world. Over the years, Ted has pledged billions to the United Nations and given away almost half his fortune to further his cause. Is generosity the secret to happiness? Ted thinks so.
  • Bernadette's Surprise of a Lifetime - Oprah's Lifeclass - Oprah Winfrey Network

    In 2004, Oprah surprised Bernadette, a deserving mother of nine, with a shopping spree for her children, new furniture, kitchen appliances and Nate Berkus' decorating assistance - but that wasn't all! Look back at the unforgettable moment when Oprah told Bernadette she was buying her a new home. Plus, Oprah discusses why giving joy is just as powerful as receiving joy.
  • Giving A Homeless Man $3,000

    Homeless man with funny moustache talent has youtube video that goes viral. Group solicits donations for the homeless man, gets $3,000 in donations for the homeless man (also 1,000,000 youtube views).
  • Matt Kemp post game

    Matt Kemp, MLB AllStar and current L.A. Dodger goes over to kid with terminal disease and gives him literally the shirt off his back, his cleats, signs a ball for him, and his hat. Be careful at :39 seconds there is some strong language.
  • Kemp on giving jersey, cleats to fan at AT&T Park

    Outfielder Matt Kemp talks about his motivations for giving his jersey and cleats to a young Dodgers fan at AT&T Park in San Francisco.
  • Giving Flowers To Moms

    Giving flowers to Moms on Mother’s Day because “Moms are awesome!” Cute.