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Kindness Calendar 2018 - Do Good December

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Let's spread more kindness this festive season *

This Do Good December kindness calendar has daily suggested actions to do throughout December 2018 to help you spread a bit more kindness in the world.

The festive season should be a time for human connection and simple joys, not consumerism. So why not print and share this as an alternative advent calendar which encourages kindness - and avoids unnecessary plastic waste or sugary rewards too!

You can download it as an image file for sharing via social media or a PDF file for printing. Pass on to others and help to spread the word * Add your details below to receive future calendars *

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** Download the actions to your calendar using this Google Calendar or iCalendar file.

There is also a special PDF version for those who want to print out in black & white and a text-only version for use with screen readers.

And there are also different language versions of the calendar available too:

"Together we can change the world, just one act of kindness at a time"  ~ Ron Hall


This calendar follows on from our Kindness Calendar which was downloaded and used by nearly 2 million people in December 2017. Since then our monthly calendars have included Happy January, Friendly February, Mindful March, Active April, Meaningful May, Joyful June, Jump Back July, Altruistic August, Self-Care September, Optimitic October and New Things November. You can find the full set of calendars here.

Thanks to Peter Harper for coming up with the original calendar idea and also to the many other kind and talented people who helped contribute the ideas and inspiration, especially Vanessa King, Val Payne and Alex Nunn who have provided invaluable input.

Many thanks also to the generous volunteers who have translated the calendars into other languages, including Jaber & Nailah Aljasmi (Arabic), Sevdzhi Eubova (Bulgarian), Janice Torkildsen (Chinese & Nepalese), Natalie Lui (Chinese), Dalibor Sever (Croatian), Laurence De Olivera & Windy Diakité (French), Yvonne Macasieb, Tobias Polzin & Ingrid Schäberle (German), Eva Fekete (Hungarian), Andrea Magnabosco (Italian), Narumi Isoda (Japanese), Ana Rute Costa (Portuguese), Natalya Kuznetsova (Russian), Vicenç Rul.lan (Spanish & Catalan), Ali Gülüm & Ceylan Özpınar (Turkish) and Kate Rudenko (Ukranian).

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Dr David Hamilton explores the amazing power of kindness to transform our lives.

Tues 4 December, London

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