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Have you thought about donating those old blankets to an animal shelter? Picture: iStock.

10 thoughtful ways to brighten someone's day

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Because there is never a bad day to pay it forward.

Community Relationships Kindness
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14 days ago
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Without bugs, we might all be dead

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There are 1.4 billion insects per person on this planet and we need (almost) every one of them.

Science Environment
Originally from nationalgeographic.com.au
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14 days ago
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The volunteer run bike workshop in Perth.

What is Bicycles For Humanity?

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How can a pushbike help someone living in poverty? That's a question I asked myself when researching brilliant Australian...

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17 days ago
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It’s about listening to the stories of all of us at our best; the stories that weave us together as humans.

Five life lessons from an ageing activist

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A 50-year journey of learning to appreciate my gifts and place them where they can make a difference; and of letting go of what...

Relationships Community Kindness
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21 days ago
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Engineer Mark Lesek is pushing the boundaries for better amputee outcomes.

This engineering amputee's an inspiration

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When an engineer loses his right arm in an accident, game-changing developments in prosthetics follow.

Technology Fitness Health
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24 days ago
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Autism and children: Benefits of facing challenges

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This week's Australian Story featuring Sam and James Best's journey through Africa illustrates the lengths parents will go to...

Mental Health Social Issues
Originally from abc.net.au
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26 days ago
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Animals can help us better understand human trauma

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Rosie, like a real-life Babe, ran away from an organic piggery when she was only a few days old.

Kindness Science Mental Health
Originally from abc.net.au
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27 days ago
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The komodo dragon is giving scientists plenty to get excited about.

Can dragon blood help cystic fibrosis sufferers?

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It sounds like something from a Game of Thrones episode.

Animals Science Cystic Fibrosis Health
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About 1 month ago
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A cup of coffee to help the homeless on August 4

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Adam Robinson talks CafeSmart 2017, which raises funds for the local organisations that help Australians in need.

Social Issues Kindness Charity
Originally from broadsheet.com.au
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About 2 months ago
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Let's reflect on our capacity for compassion in today's society.

Where has all the compassion gone?

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We would rather hurt the good people than accept a few bad people. Where has all the compassion gone?

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About 2 months ago
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I Learnt About Homelessness By Sleeping Rough(ish)

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The most heart-breaking statistic is that 17,000 children 12 and under are homeless in Australia.

Social Issues Kindness Support a Cause
Originally from huffingtonpost.com
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About 2 months ago
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When Karen and her daughters fell on hard times, Foodbank was there.

Who knows when you'll need a friend like Foodbank

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This touching video is a timely reminder of how we're all just a few tragic life events from needing help to feed or house...

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About 2 months ago
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Going on to find work, thanks to Women For Women In Africa.

Women For Women In Africa making a difference

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In part two of our Australian Charities Abroad series: Making a change in East Africa's largest slum

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About 2 months ago
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Thoughtful ways to help the homeless over winter

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Five constructive ways to help the homeless over winter, without giving money.

Business Homeless Support a Cause Kindness
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About 2 months ago
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Simple acts of kindness can change a refugee's life

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Jean is a lawyer fluent in five languages. He's currently working at a supermarket.

Australia Community Kindness
Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au
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2 months ago
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Poor countries more generous to refugees than us

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Australia’s efforts would suggest we’re losing a sense of our shared humanity.

Support a Cause Kindness Politics Australia
Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au
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2 months ago
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CEOs to reveal home truths about homelessness

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We have a broken, unfair and unaffordable housing system.

Kindness Business Support a Cause
Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au
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2 months ago
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You could volunteer to help reintegrate elephants back into their natural environment on your next holiday to Thailand.

Top 5 volunteering adventure holidays

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Are you looking for a little more heart and soul from your next holiday?

Support a Cause Helping Hand International Travel
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2 months ago
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Student takes action on Uganda water problem

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At 19, Kathy Ku's simple idea that would change thousands of lives.

Africa Support a Cause Environment
Originally from nationalgeographic.com.au
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2 months ago
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Getting girls back to school in Vanuatu.

Help level the field for schoolgirls in Vanuatu

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In the first of our Aussie Charities Abroad series, we look at a CARE Australia crowdfunding campaign getting menstruating...

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2 months ago
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Couple spend 26 years replanting deforested sanctuary

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Pamela and Anil Malhotra own India's only private wildlife sanctuary - and have been replanting and protecting forests and...

Kindness Animals Environment
Originally from boredpanda.com
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3 months ago
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Feeding the needy through landfill food rescue effort

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Food Rescue is helping more than 11,000 people secure a meal each week, just by rescuing food destined for landfill.

Support a Cause Food
Originally from abc.net.au
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3 months ago
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Meet the woman buying houses for the homeless

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A woman has been so moved by the sight of Melbourne's homeless people that she has started buying houses for them.

Money Kindness Homeless
Originally from abc.net.au
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3 months ago
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Andrew Forrest: 6 reasons Nicola and I gave $400m to charity

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Giving is truly the most satisfying form of investment.

Money Business Support a Cause
Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au
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3 months ago
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