Need some ideas for "The Kindness Boomerang" challenge? We're here to help! 

  • Color a picture for someone
  • Help with a chore 
  • Tell your mom or dad you love them
  • Send a letter to your grandparents
  • Smile at everyone you see
  • Have a lemonade stand to benefit a charity
  • Go through your books and choose a few to donate
  • Offer to babysit for a family you love
  • Volunteer to be a tutor at school
  • Show a new kid around school
  • Sit with someone you've never sat with before in the cafeteria
  • Stand up for someone being bullied
  • Write a nice note to your parents
  • Tell a teacher/coach how they've impacted your life
  • Thank the janitor at your school
  • Be a support for a friend
  • Offer advice to someone younger than you
  • Read a book to a child
  • Text 5 friends and thank them for being a friend
  • Bite your tongue when you have something mean to say
  • Resist the urge to talk behind someone's back
  • Be inclusive
  • Hold the door for someone
  • Let someone go ahead of you in line
  • Bake cookies for a neighbor
  • Donate clothes from your closet
  • Donate food to a pantry
  • Make breakfast in bed for someone you love
  • Cook a meal for your neighbor
  • Write "you are beautiful" on a post it note and put it on a bathroom mirror
  • Bring up someone's garbage cans
  • Shovel someone's driveway
  • Write a note to someone you admire but have never told them

  • Send them inspiring notes in their lunch box
  • Talk to them about kindness
  • Don't just talk to them about kindness, be kind
  • Resist talking poorly about someone (in general) but especially in front of your kids
  • Send a surprise snack for them to school
  • Pick up litter you see on the street
  • Plant a tree
  • Unplug unused appliances
  • Turn off lights
  • Recycle paper
  • Use a reusable grocery bag
  • Carpool with a friend

  • Donate time to an animal shelter
  • Adopt a pet
  • Spend a few minutes playing with an animal
  • Donate food or blankets to a shelter
       
    • Leave a favorite book, magazine or newspaper article behind at your coffee shop
    • Put coins in a parking meter
    • Hide money for a stranger to find
    • Compliment someone 
    • Smile at everyone you see
    • Give a parking spot to someone else
    • Leave a flower on a car
    • Pay for the person behind you in line
          
    • Be present
    • Run or walk for a cause
    • Visit a nursing home
    • Lend an ear to someone in need
    • Share your umbrella
    • Volunteer at a soup kitchen
    • Teach a child about kindness
    • Write a note to thank a soldier
    • Visit a children's hospital and read stories
    We would LOVE to add more suggestions from you!
    Please email us any ideas to hello@mamasaidtees.com
    xo C&C