Building Harmony / Coronavirus / COVID-19 / Generosity / Kindness / Pandemic / Unity

Coronavirus: Corporate heroes deserve patronage

What do the nation’s airlines and Burger King have in common? They are among the selfless companies helping America in time of need – during the throes of the coronavirus. The airlines, including JetBlue, United and Delta, transported volunteer doctors and nurses free of charge to the worst COVID–19 hot spots in America – New … Continue reading

Cancer / Cancer Survivor / Friendship / Healing / Kindness / Survivor

Thumbs up for Norton Cancer Institute!

Every cancer survivor can recall turning points in their journey, times when others smoothed the way, ironed out the wrinkles and were extremely supportive during a stressful time. I fondly remember receiving a packet in the mail between my diagnosis and surgery in the fall of 2014. It was from Norton Cancer Institute, Louisville, Kentucky. … Continue reading

Building Harmony / Friendship / Kindness / Kindness & Compassion / Love / Matters of the Heart

Random Acts of Kindness report

My wife and I decided to get a head start on Random Acts of Kindness Week in mid-February. It was fulfilling for us to step outside our immediate cares and concerns to extend a hand to others. Our Kindness Journal was a daily reminder to be considerate of neighbors, assist strangers in need and to … Continue reading

Kindness / Poems

Hand

Your hand. Is it: Helping an elderly person take a step? Feeding a hungry child? Reassuring someone feeling down and out? Waving in friendship at a neighbor? Shaking the hand of a foe? Lifting a hammer to build a house for the homeless? Raising a glass of water for the thirsty? Your hand. Your connection … Continue reading

Cancer / Cancer Survivor / Caregiving / Family / Kindness / Love

Team up for a cancer survivor

No one wants to hear the dreaded word cancer, yet everyone should want a group of supporters to help them go through the ordeal. Friends, if you know someone with cancer, please don’t let their principal caregiver carry the burden alone. Caregivers often feel alone, isolated, neglected. You may have the makings for a special … Continue reading