Musings from the Moonroom

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Positive People Day



Today is Positive People Day here in Massachusetts.  Positive People Day was started 10 years ago by Nancy Purbeck.  A unfortunate experience with a rude cab driver inspired her to create Positive People Day.  Positive People Day promotes the simple act of doing something positive for other people, whether that be sharing a smile, giving a hug, saying thank you, or other acts of kindness.

Positive People Day is celebrated every year on October 29.  And with October 29 falling on a Monday this year, what better way to start your week than with a simple act of kindness.  So give someone a hug, hold open a door, let someone squeeze into the line of traffic.

What simple acts of kindness do you perform during your day?

For more information on Positive People Day visit here and here.  For more information on Victory Over Violence, click here.

2 thoughts on “Positive People Day

  1. Hi Amy, What a great story! I would like to try and make Positive People Day everyday. 🙂 -Karen

  2. That is Nancy’s goal too. Sometimes, though, we just a need a little reminder to be positive. We all have days where being positive it a hard thing to do but in the end we’re all the better for it. -Amy

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