After the death of my mother (Marie), and 10 weeks later the tragic death of my 37 year old sister, I started an outreach project based on my mother’s philosophy in life. She always taught us that kindness and generosity are the threads that keep us connected. This project continues to serve the most marginalized and vulnerable populations who often slip through the cracks of the system. You are invited to add a dose of kindness and compassion to someone else's day, whenever the opportunity presents itself. And there are always opportunities.
Something to think about....
In 2008/9 I was working as a refugee counselor. I set up a dialogue between Canadian and Mexican students to discuss their respective lives and dreams. This occurred in the mountains of Mexico. Check out this video from Mexico where I asked a group of Canadian teens and Mexican teens this question:
What does it mean to be rich?