by Kim Morgan, Chief Executive Officer, United Way of Western Connecticut
What is an act of kindness?
Kindness is more than charity, it is more than service. It is compassion, empathy and altruism. Kindness is contagious. Acts of kindness do not only impact the immediate recipients of our actions, but generate a ripple effect of kindness throughout our community.
In the words of Scott Adams, “every act of kindness creates a ripple with no logical end.”
If this notion is correct, think of how many ripples of kindness will be flowing throughout greater...