"It is hope that gives life meaning. And hope is based on the prospect of being able one day to turn the actual world into a possible one that looks better." 
                             ―Francois Jacob

"It is hope that gives life meaning. And hope is based on the prospect of being able one day to turn the actual world into a possible one that looks better." 
                             ―Francois Jacob

Inspiring Kindness & Instilling Hope -- We're An Organization Devoted To Helping People Overcome Adversity

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See Who Is Making A Difference

From Wounded Warriors, the Homeless, Breast Cancer Survivors to Sex Trafficking, the Fight For Gun Safety,
and the Fight For Justice in Wrongful Conviction Cases,
Kindness & Hope brings these stories and more
to the forefront in a bid to instill the belief that we can all overcome adversity.

‘It has been an incredible journey of hardship and triumph’: A veteran reveals how he is dealing with the aftermath of the horrors of war

As America pays tribute today (Monday, November 11, 2019) to those who have served, it is important to remember that some of those who did survive wars are still locked in a painful battle within. That of PTSD.
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‘It has been an incredible journey of hardship and triumph’: A veteran reveals how he is dealing with the aftermath of the horrors of war

Fighting for little Ricky

When Ricky was just one, he was surrendered into the South Los Angeles shelter. The sweet, shy Collie Terrier mix...
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Fighting for little Ricky

Here’s How You Can Help Empower Victims of Domestic Violence

If you are in the Los Angeles area, here is your chance to make a difference in the lives of...
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Here’s How You Can Help Empower Victims of Domestic Violence

5 Ways To Help Rescue Animals in L.A.

As Los Angeles' homeless population soars, so too does the rate of animals discarded. Many animals, who once had a...
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5 Ways To Help Rescue Animals in L.A.

Join Safe Passage on their Mission to Heal and Empower by embarking on the Women Run OC

Get those running shoes on for a great cause. On September 29th, 2019 join Safe Passage at Women Run Orange...
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Join Safe Passage on their Mission to Heal and Empower by embarking on the Women Run OC

Inside the Farrah Fawcett Foundation’s Tex-Mex Fiesta: Raising money for cutting edge cancer research

Farrah Fawcett was an icon, beloved by so many, but ten years ago on June 25, 2009, she succumbed to...
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Inside the Farrah Fawcett Foundation’s Tex-Mex Fiesta: Raising money for cutting edge cancer research

How a Zen priest in Yokohama, Japan is sharing the teachings of meditation to help with suicide prevention and PTSD

The vast concrete jungle of Tokyo stretches almost seamlessly into the city of Yokohama. with its complex web of train...
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How a Zen priest in Yokohama, Japan is sharing the teachings of meditation to help with suicide prevention and PTSD

Amazon rainforest fires are an environmental crisis: Here’s how you can help

For three weeks now, the world's largest tropical forest, the Amazon has been burning, with French President Emmanuel Macron calling...
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Amazon rainforest fires are an environmental crisis: Here’s how you can help

Animal Rescues: Happily-Ever-Afters 

Everyone loves a happy ending and for these rescues, they got just that! These dogs and cats, who were previously...
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Animal Rescues: Happily-Ever-Afters 

THE BIG BAD ‘C’: LIVING WITH A CANCER PROGNOSIS

So many of us take our health for granted-- myself included. It really wasn't until this year when I would...
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THE BIG BAD ‘C’: LIVING WITH A CANCER PROGNOSIS

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What Does Kindness & Hope

mean to you?

Kindness is about showing people they are loved and matter. Hope to me is about empowering people to find joy within themselves to create a positive impact.

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Siobhan Neilland Founder OneMama and ShaBoom Products OneMama

Hope to me is that no matter what life throws your way you always stay hopeful and know that you will always overcome and it WILL get better no matter how far your back is against the wall.

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Sonya Gordon Life Survivor

Hope is a sign of never giving up because you are showing life that you still believe. A Something to strive for. Its an optimistic attitude.

Robin Lagrassa Breast Cancer Survivor

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By purchasing items in our store, you are making an impact upon those in need, with a percentage of all sales going to various charities & causes

“A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.” 
― Steve Maraboli

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Kindness & Hope is a Global Ambassador for OneMama

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Kindness & Hope is a special affiliate of Unity-and-Diversity World Council a California 501c3 non-profit organization

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