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Join the Global Day of Doing Good

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Imagine a society where generosity reigns. when neighbors support neighbors. where people from different groups come together to make the world a better place. However, by partnering with millions of other like-minded changemakers on Good Deeds Day, you don't have to only dream it; you can live it. The date for this international day of service in 2023 is April 16.

Founder of GDD and philanthropist Shari Arison stated, "I believe that if people will think good, speak good, and do good, the circles of kindness will increase around the globe.

How it started

Arison's concept inspired the development of GDD, which debuted in 2007 in a single nation before expanding globally in 2011.

Millions of individuals from 108 different nations have come together to organize charitable projects, enhance their local communities, and inspire others to be charitable both on Global Day of Kindness and every day.

Smaller initiatives like painting community centers or organizing blood drives are included, as are bigger initiatives like a gigantic beach clean-up in Greece in 2022. Due to the epidemic, GDD went virtual in 2020; nonetheless, there are numerous sizable public events scheduled for 2023.

"Each in their way and according to their heart's desire, we all can lead the world to a better place.”

“It is touching to witness the outpouring of replies from individuals all over the world who offer a helping hand at this time, in any way imaginable, whether face-to-face or via family, and in a variety of other methods that do good for the benefit of others, " Arison added.

How to participate

Involve yourself in GDD in three simple steps. Save the date to your phone or computer, sign up on the website, and then inform the GDD staff of your plans.

There are hundreds of ideas to choose from on the website if you don't have any of your own.

Additionally, you can look for volunteer opportunities through Points of Light, a foundation George H. W. Bush created. A nonprofit that connects volunteers with issues they support is VolunteerMatch.

Any initiative you take part in will have an impact on an individual, a group, or possibly the entire planet.

The peak of doing good all year round is Good Deeds Day, an annual global day of good deeds. Good Deeds Day was started in 2007 by entrepreneur and philanthropist Shari Arison, and it has since expanded to 108 countries and millions of participants. April 16, 2023, is Good Deeds Day.

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Step 1: CREATE THE EVENT/ACTIVITY:

Get inspiration and pick a date and create an "Event / Group Up" at www.cooldeeds.com. It is absolutely FREE. There are so many ideas on www.CoolDeeds.com, let's take one and go with it or come up with your own ideas and start something good and cool in your neighborhood. Click here to get started.

Step 2: ANNOUNCE & INVITE:

Share it on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media accounts to announce. Send an invite to your friends, neighbors and family to join the "Event / Group Up".

Step 3: PERFORM EVENT & FEEL GOOD:

Perform the event, take images, videos, and share on www.CoolDeeds.com to inspire the world so others can do the same in their community and neighborhood.

You did it.......Even if you did this alone, you should be proud of yourself as we surely are. Let's start creating an "Event / Group Up" today. Please note CoolDeeds.com is absolutely FREE for all the above activities. Our only purpose is to spread good and cool activities everywhere.

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