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Program: ACTS OF KINDNESS

Transform your community with acts of Kindness, Generosity, & Service

"In a gift economy, goods and services are given freely, without asking for anything in return. Instead of "savings", it is the circulation of the unconditional offerings within the community that leads to increase -- increase in connections, increase in relationship strength. Our security lies in our service to the world."
-- charityfocus.org

Take these three simple steps to "Launch a Gift Economy" in your community during the Season for Nonviolence:


ABOUT GIFT ECONOMY

• Hold a discussion group to introduce the principles behind a Gift Economy. How could you integrate some of these ideas into the different areas of your life?



SMILE CARDS

• Use the simple templates provided here to print out your own Smile Cards. You can also order them online at: www.helpothers.org



KINDNESS IDEAS

• Download this list of Kindness Ideas and distribute them, along with smile cards, at your church, school, or workplace.