What is "Pay It Forward"
"Pay It Forward" is a act of kindness to a stranger or someone you know and expect nothing in return. Small or big what you did was a huge impact to the person you helped.
What was your Pay It Forward act of kindness?
Our "Pay It Forward" act of kindness was donating clothes to salvation army and donated money. The lady said we can donate money, but we didn't bring a lot of money so me and my partners gathered all the coins we have in our pockets and we collected $10.71 to helped children have a better christmas this year.
Why did you choose this activity?
We chose this activity because we wanted to help children have a better christmas and have warm clothes to wear.
Who did you help?
We helped children that couldn't afford to buy clothes.
What did you do?
We donated clothes and money at the salvation army.
When did you do you act of kindness?
We did our act of kindness on December 1, 2012 2:00 pm.
How did your act of kindness go?
Our act of kindness went really well knowing you helped someone you don't know.
i picked some clothes i that i didn't need that are still in a good condition.
How did you feel?
I really feel happy helping people even though you don't know them. also I feel happy because even though what i did was small it feels like i helped so such people by donating clothes and money.
How did the person or people react?
The lady was shocked how we junior high students wanted to helped. she think what we are doing to help people was really cool.
Did you ask the person or people to "Pay It Forward"?
Yes we asked the lady to pay it forward.
How did they react to your request?
the lady said she will help and tell people to pay it forward.
Why is the idea of "Pay it Forward" important?
I think "Pay It Forward" is really important because you may think what your doing is small but others thinks it a huge thing. It also show people one person can make a huge difference. If you see some donating a huge amount then you don't think you didn't help someone, just think positive and be positive.
Has your act of kindness made a difference?
My act of kindness made a difference after donating money and clothes to children and adults. i didn't ask for any in return just tell the person helped to "PAY IT FORWARD"