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Day 18: Teacher Appreciation

"Mrs. Renfro has such a great attitude. I enjoy her classes because she cares about the students and is always willing to stop and help. It was great to be able to say thank you today through some candy and a Barnes & Noble gift card." - MaKenna "Mrs. Nelson is such a sweet, warmhearted… Continue reading Day 18: Teacher Appreciation

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Day 17: Words of Inspiration

"A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives" - Jackie Robinson Words are very powerful. They can speak life or they can speak death. They can uplift and empower or they can destroy and damage. Positive words can make a difference. We have seen it, and experienced it, firsthand.… Continue reading Day 17: Words of Inspiration

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Day 12: Mailman Surprise

"Thank you!" "We appreciate you" Simple phrases of gratitude. A few words that, when spoken, can make a difference in the lives of others. Today, we shared a note of gratitude with our mail carrier. A simple Christmas card of thanks and a Starbucks gift card were left in our mailbox for her to find.… Continue reading Day 12: Mailman Surprise

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Day 4: Thank You

Thank you.  Two simple words that, when put together, are very powerful.  Two words that are taken for granted, forgotten, and often unsaid.  Life gets busy and we are always in a hurry.  We fail to pause a moment to share our appreciation and our gratitude with others.  Today, we wanted to focus on saying… Continue reading Day 4: Thank You

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Day 3: Parking Day

Today was Parking Day.  We spent time covering the parking expenses of others in downtown Fort Wayne.  While in the parking garage, I left a few dollars with the garage attendant to pay for the next car to leave the garage.  I will never know if those few singles made a difference, but I hope… Continue reading Day 3: Parking Day

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Thank You!

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Day 21: Generous Tip

Today we made an extra effort to show our gratitude for good service.  There are many individuals who work really hard in the service industry to please the customer.  We, as customers, sometimes do not do enough to show our appreciation.  So, while at lunch today, we wanted to say thank you for a job… Continue reading Day 21: Generous Tip

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Day 10: Relay Your Gratitude

"Thank you".  A very powerful message that we, as people, sometimes forget to use.  Life gets busy and we fail to express our appreciation to others in life.  I, admittedly, am a culprit of this.  I do not say thank you as often as I should.  This is something that needs to change.  Today was… Continue reading Day 10: Relay Your Gratitude