Mass Event At Second Cup

Lots of happy customers this morning as staff at a Second Cup coffee shop told them, "Your order is free". One woman commented she was low on funds and this was a happy surprise !!  People were asked to pass on the kindness and there were big smiles all around! The...

Act #72: CFRA Story About The Man-Kindness Society

A local group is hoping a little kindness will go a long way. The Man-Kindness Society donated $500 to the Second Cup on the Corner of Bank and Somerset as part of a pay it forward initiative. It's a welcome surprise to those ordering their coffee. "[I was] surprised...

Act #24: Sparks Fly For Kindness

I noticed a couple on a date and they looked happy so I decided to make them happier! I paid their bill at a Pub/ restaurant in downtown Ottawa at Sparks street and Bank. They were perplexed but happy. I made a difference to their evening.

Act #13: Coffee For The Masses

The week had been a hard one for the large groups of people funneling in to work in all the buildings in the area.  I could see on the faces of people how tired they were and how they were discouraged by the winter and the darkness and I guess it just had been a long...

A hot cup of kindness for dozens in downtown Ottawa

Dozens of people received an unexpected pick-me-up, Friday morning. Their morning orders at Bridgehead coffee were free thanks to a generous stranger who asked to pick up the tab. The Ottawa man who wants to remain anonymous approached the store manager the day before...

Act #1: Rain, Rain, Go Away!

I passed out about 20 to 30  umbrellas during a rainstorm to people who were running in the rain and did not have an umbrella.