Actively give someone in need your undivided attention, putting away all devices, refraining from checking emails, taking calls or being distracted. Be present in the moment and really listen without judging .
I spoke to a lady in a waiting line at the store. I didn’t really know her before, but while talking together we realized that we knew someone in common. She seemed very happy to discuss and we both left with a smile on our faces.
I’ve cleaned up my storage space and found a huge box of old cassettes. I don’t even have a cassette player anymore, why am I keeping those? Most were old and defective. I drove to the local recycling depot and dropped them off.
A rogue road closure ahead sign and safety beacon were dumped outside my apartment complex which then attracted household waste. I notified council there was a rogue road closure sign and requested they collect it for reuse.
Today I walked past the entrance to a construction site which is being used as a designated smoking area. I picked up rubbish but left the butts, took photos and notified the construction company who responded with a positive outcome.
Old but still-good coats, bras and accessories were cluttering my storage space and haven’t been worn in so long. I searched online for places that could use barely worn bras, and saw that the women’s homeless shelter would take them all!
I wanted to make happy my mother as lately she has felt so stressed, tired and worried about our family.I save money from my salary and offer to her a holiday package of 10 days and a postcard where it was written how much I loved her.
Vancouver city council holds recycling and donation drive at various locations. They accept all kinds of textiles and electronic items for recycling and regular household items and clothes for reusing.
An old friend of mine is particularly sick with POTS and is housebound right now. I went to a beautiful spot and made a short video showing her the trees and surroundings as I walked & talked, helping to take her outside for a minute.
I stopped participating in fast fashion about a month ago. But I’ve just now begun to share my insights to the internet. Hopefully, I will help bring light to this problem while also putting my own hands to work.
I didn’t know what to do for my first daily give but as I was walking down my road I noticed a lot of litter. So on my walk back up to my house I picked up all the litter that I could physically carry.
We ordered food at a community even but my children eat the fries and not the chicken. We had a gentleman sitting next to us who appeared less fortunate so we passed the chicken onto him instead of trashing it.
When you know somebody for about 10 years I think it’s time to say thank you for being in my life and for growing up right there with me. It’s always nice to hear you mean so much to somebody and it’s even nicer to say it. <3
Today my mum and I went to a local picnic area and forest to pick up plastic and waste on the trails. I didn’t expect that people would leave rubbish in the Forest but I was surprised how much we found.
We adopted a cat a few months ago which we adore and wanted to be able to give back in some small way. So I gathered together a few cat balnlets, towels, cat nip, food pouches and cat milk to donate to our local animal shelter Raystede.
I’ve been wanting to reduce the amount of plastic I use for a while now and reading the 365give blog today gave me that extra motivation to do it. I’ve gone out and bought an eco coffee cup and non-plastic straws.
Yesterday night my girl was so hungry..she wants to eat something and sleep..but it didn’t happen..she texted me that she is hungry..I rushed to nearest restaurant and taken food and gave it her..she felt so much happy .
Yesterday I have to say goodbye to 1 of my teammate at work. We’re during a probation, everything was rush and hard. Just now another one had said goodbye. At least I’ve said farewell and wishes to her.
For now my daily give will be when I go on my walks/jogs I’ll pick up trash along the way. I started today with my morning route and then when I went to get my lunch. In time my daily give may change but right now this works best for me.
Today in office while i was working, my colleague asked me to help him get a piece of cloth as he dropped water on the table. He had a meeting and he was scared. I went out got a bunch of tissues and wiped the water on the table for him.
I run a sweet charity collection box at work, I buy sweet and savory items on special, staff buy the items at a nominal fee when they get the afternoon hunger pains and the profits are collected and go towards a charity.
There are water quality issues at my local beach with health warning signs to not swim. This morning I noticed a little boy wading in the rock pool that didn’t contain any warning signs. I mentioned it to his grandmother who was unaware.
I went in search of reducing my own carbon footprint and discovered that trees love CO2 as they take in the carbon so I donated money to CNCF (non-profit org) in support of reforestation ($50=13 native plants @$3.75/ea).
Gave a cut jar of gummy bears to a little girl staying at the hotel I work for. Her matted hair was making the families vacation miserable. I told her if she’d let her mom get the tangles out and come show me, she’d get a surprise.
I went to Freedom Lake Park to walk my dog around the lake. There was so much garbage along the shore I just couldn’t ignore it so I spent about 30 minutes picking up garbage. I even got a stick to fish garbage out of the lake.
I made a homemade cake for my colleagues for morning tea to give us an excuse to group at morning tea time and chat for a few minutes. A colleague then offered to make something for morning tea next week and to make it a weekly offering.
My dad is 84-years old, he’s feeling a bit frail, sad & lonely at the moment. I noticed a local theatre production he might enjoy ‘An Inspector Calls’ which is set in England in 1912. I bought tickets for my dad and I to enjoy together.
Hi Everyone!! Today I have talked about the greatness of our great Jacqueline Way CEO of #365give in avideo. One of the most impactful women I met in my life. She’s been incredibly helpful so far since we’ve got connected on linkedin!!
Last night before on metro, a young girl has no change money to pay the ticket.She turned to me for help. I give her RMB10 to finish it home.She get on the same metro with me and try to return me it by WeChat.But I refused it
I’m avid in inspiring people around the world through videos daily on Linkedin and this is something which I found more interesting once I met Jacqueline Way in the same platform and I hope to do it every single day for ever.
After I drop the check for this 3 lovely lady’s one payed the check with a card . Once I picked up the check I realized she had left me a$120 cash on a$90 check so when I told her about it outside she realized it gave it for accident
Yesterday evening the sink in our apartment got clogged and there were many dishes in the sink ready to be cleaned. I immediately transferred all of them into the washer and kept a work order on behalf of my apartment.
I was on my way home and my cab driver was getting a call from someone . Initially I thought it was a scam call which is why she declined it. However, the person kept calling multiple times. She said the call was from her daughter.