No matter how much time you have, there's always time to be kind.

Time Commitment Action

A Few Weeks

  • Mentor at-risk youth
  • Plant a community garden

A Few Days

  • Organize a food/clothing drive for a local shelter
  • Organize a park or beach clean up

A Few Hours

  • Help an senior friend or family member with household chores
  • Serve a meal at a homeless shelter
  • Bake and deliver homemade treats for the local fire/police station

A Few Minutes

  • Pay for someone in line behind you
  • Write thank you notes
  • Give somebody a compliment


Random Kindness Ideas

Host a potluck for the homeless.

Organize a blood drive.

Buy a stranger a cup of coffee.

Give your neighbor’s dog a bath.

Handwrite letters to old friends, relatives, soldiers, etc.

Make/sew catnip toys and hand them out to animal shelters.

Bake goodies and hand them out to those in need.

Organize a book drive to donate to a local library.