Recruiting Awesome Board Members

THE MISSION One Million AOK (dba Think Kindness) is a non-profit organization that inspires measurable acts of kindness in schools and communities around the country. POSITION The Board & advisory board will support the work of Think Kindness and provide mission-based leadership and strategic governance. While day-to-day operations are led by Think Kindness’ chief executive officer & program director, the …

Integrating Kindness into the Workplace

The key to a successful business is happy and passionate employees. By carrying out and recognizing simple acts of kindness within your employees can bring long-lasting sustainability to the workplace. Not sure where to start? Check out our 5 ways that you can integrate kindness into your workplace!

Lodi Students Donate Coffee to Soldiers

We love seeing the schools that we speak to put kindness into action. Recently, students at Borchardt Elementary in Lodi, California donated 340 pounds of coffee to soldiers overseas. "The halls at Borchard school were filled with boxes of coffee last Friday. The kids have been collecting coffee for months. That day, there was a special assembly and at the end of ...

Study.com’s $1,000 Grant for Teachers

Each year, Study.com offers $1,000 to two lucky teachers. This isn’t just fun money though, it is to help those teachers prevent bullying in their schools. They have the freedom to spend it on many resources and materials that will help to promote safety and positivity. This grant also provides teachers with a 12-month subscription to Study.com’s videos, worksheets, lesson …

Think Kindness Goes to Kenya!

Our team of volunteers, board members, and students just returned from an epic journey halfway around the world. Since 2009, we've made a commitment to help rural orphanages throughout Africa, mainly in Kenya & Ghana. Over the last six months, schools from across the country have been supporting our efforts by collecting shoes for our team to distribute to needy ...

Stop Chasing Happiness.

There was once a businessman who was sitting by the beach in a small Brazilian village. As he sat, he saw a Brazilian fisherman rowing a small boat towards the shore having caught quite few big fish. The businessman was impressed and asked the fisherman, “How long does it take you to catch so many fish?” The fisherman replied, “Oh, ...

5 Thanksgiving Kindness Ideas

Holidays can be stressful – yes we get it! But it can also be a greattime to teach some valuable life lessons and create memories that you will remember for a lifetime. This holiday season I’m sure your gonna stuff your face full of some turkey, pie and more pie. Then you’ll fall into a food comma and BOOM. . ...