A Random Act of Kindness Changes a Family's Life Forever as Alexzander Prado's Wish to Walk is Granted at Abilities Expo
SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunday, May 31, 2009, will live in the hearts and minds of everyone whose tears of joy followed 5-year-old Alexzander Prado's amazing feat at the Southern California Abilities Expo ( www.abilitiesexpo.com ) in the Anaheim Convention Center. This was ...
Iraq's Orphans Left to the Kindness of Strangers
The shocking pictures of neglect that emerged from a grisly state-run Baghdad orphanage this week revealed the Iraqi government's inability to care for some of its most vulnerable citizens.
With four years of war having cannibalised much of the Iraqi government, volunteers have begun providing...
Eye Doctors of Washington Awards DC Resident Free LASIK as Part of its Good Deeds Campaign
... (Vocus) July 6, 2009 -- In tough times, random acts of kindness
and gestures of goodwill can go a long way in demonstrating our sense of hu... strangers, Adrienne says the video was a way for her to spread some random kindness
as well as feel more comfortable interacting with people whose paths you cr...
A New Jersey Charity Seeks Serious Inquiries for Historic 35mm Film Print of Michael Jackson's "Thriller" Music Video
...all been witness to the power of a random act of kindness, how something small can make a big impact. Every single day, Eva's Village is fueled by the kindness
and generosity of others. By supporting our anti-poverty programs at Eva's Village, you can personally improve the lives of people in your own communi...
AmeriCares and Boehringer Ingelheim Open New, Expanded Free Clinic to Help Families Hit Hardest by Economic Hardship
...untry," explained a patient at the Danbury clinic. "I never could have afforded this kind of treatment on my own. I have never seen such dedication or kindness
at a medical facility."
An Ongoing Commitment to Patients and Families
In addition to providing the funds to make the new Boehringer Ingelhe...
Kindred Healthcare Supports the Flag and the Sacrifices it Represents
... that our employees can display in their workspaces. Our 55,000 hard-working employees serve our patients and residents daily with innumerable acts of kindness
and compassion. We value and respect each of our employees and their commitment to high quality care. We look forward to continuing to serve our commu...
The American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders (APFED) Honors Disney Star Demi Lovato and the Jonas Group's Ned Specktor, as 2009-2010 Honorary Ambassadors of Education
...under of APFED. "The need for education and fundraising in EGIDs is very large and growing rapidly in recent years, yet even this smallest gesture of kindness
and understanding goes a long way to make a difference in people's lives. We hope the light shined on APFED through Demi and Ned's involvement will h...
Reverend Clyde M. Allison: Founder of 'Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF'
...and compassion. (He was also a pioneering advocate for racial equality, and children and women's rights.)
Reverend Allison's legacy is rooted in kindness
and goodness, and a fundamental belief in the dignity and worth of all children. Because of Reverend Allison, untold numbers of children's lives have...
Paying it Forward: Washington, DC LASIK Vision Care Practice Sponsors New Contest to Reward Good Deeds
... (Vocus) April 21, 2009 -- One of the most respected vision care facilities in the area is inviting the public to commit a random act of kindness
and lend a helping hand. Eye Doctors of Washington, a Washington, DC LASIK facility, is sponsoring a new contest that encourages individuals in the ...
Safeway Slated to Top $100 Million Contribution Mark to Easter Seals and Families Living with Autism and Other Disabilities with Launch of Fundraising Campaign
..., D.C., respite programs, autism training for therapists, assistive technology and inclusive early childhood education.
"Generosity and human kindness
never go out of style - even in the face of such a challenging economy," said James E. Williams, Jr., president and chief executive officer, East...
CryoLife, Inc. Receives Tissue From 100,000th Donor, Marking Industry Milestone
...heir families who give so selflessly at a time of personal tragedy. We are grateful to the many people who register as organ and tissue donors. Their kindness
CryoLife encourages everyone to support their local organ or tissue procurement organizations and health care professionals in...
What's Next for Venture Capital?
... for some years to come. Entrepreneurs, unable to raise institutional money in their early stage, are building companies through force of will and the kindness
of friends and family. As this generation of companies grows to and beyond first customer revenues, venture will play the role of growth catalyst rath...
WTN Interview: Senator Ted Kanavas
...nistration) were going to make some of these vetoes so as to give them more flexibility to implement them. He (Gov. Doyle) just killed them (DOA) with kindness
because unless you tell these agencies that they have to deal with these problems, they wont. Inertia takes over just like it does in any organization...
Tech Digest: what's moving in the Midwest
...improving customer service. The ability to know about a customers issue and call them before theyve noticed any problems leaves a lasting impression, kindness
TeraMedica hires new VP as CEO goes
Milwaukee health-care firm TeraMedica will lose its CEO and gain a new vice president, according to a ...
Little things can be big in networking
...ways have to help people in a significant way (like finding them a job or helping them make a sale). In reality, people also appreciate little acts of kindness
(like making them feel good about themselves, opening doors and paying for meals).
While these details may seem trivial to you, they are important ...
Republicans propose sweeping changes to promote investment
...t in a new business processes.
We are creating a culture for innovation and entrepreneurship. We have to grow our own at home. We cant rely on the kindness
of strangers. I think it is very important. What we need here more than anything else is a robust capital climate. We are way behind other states in t...