Making A Difference is to make a positive change in the world.

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  • “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”

    —Edmund Burke Statesman, Author, Philosopher

  • “I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough, we must do.”

    —Leonardo da da Vinci Artist, Inventor, Scientist

  • “How wonderful that no one need wait a single moment to improve the world.”

    —Anne Frank Diarist

  • “We must become the change we want to see in the world.”

    —Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Indian Political And Spiritual Leader

  • “I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.”

    —Helen Keller Author, Lecturer, Activist

Value Ideas For Making A Difference

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Donate blood.

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Send an uplifting note to a friend who might need encouragement.

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Join or start a community garden.

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Visit a local nursing home.

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Give a homeless person a clean blanket.

Stories About Making A Difference

On Teaching Cadets

Submitted by Almira Cid-Jabagat

Teaching is undoubtedly one of my heart's desires. More than a profession, it is a passion. Today, I want to share my unique...

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He Made Our Day

Submitted by Angela Greenfield

My daughter and I were crossing the border between Canada and the US so I could take her to the airport to return home. To...

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65 Roses

Submitted by Anonymous

Rowan is an eight year student in my second grade class in Los Angeles Unified School District. She has Cystic Fibrosis,...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Kevin Meyer

Kevin is a true hero. Kevin has just recently became a grandfather and he just beams when he can talk about his grand kids. ...

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Kristen O

Kristen adopted Nashville with her whole heart! In 2010 Nashville had a record breaking flood, Kristen's car was flooded off...

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Aaron L

The story of the average everyday hero for many people would be the troops fighting for our freedom, although most people...

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Recent Comments

These quotes are great especially for the start of the school year. Words to live by and model for others. Thank you for making a difference!
Vivian Hernandez, Bronx, Ny

to make a difference in someone's life,you don't have to be brilliant,rich,beautiful, or perfect.You just have to care enough and be there.:)
Reeja Hasan, Australia

make a difference in everyone's life by helping others
Anusha, North Nazimabad Karachi

Alex, Alto

if you will make difference you will make the world of difference also.
Ellen Obar, Mambuaya

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