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ground for underprivileged kids. For hundreds who bought t-shirts and Amy Peters Necklaces, water wells were dug in Malawi, Africa, with the proceeds. All of this sparked by the simple notion; one day, one deed, one difference. All told, besides the thousands of simple acts of kindness, nearly 100 non-profit organizations were touched by the generous souls determined to do a good deed. Some of those include Watering Malawi (an organiza-tion which provides life-saving clean water to those in Malawi,) World Vision,Heifer International, 12 children’s hospitals, Children’s Homes in 5 states, Samaritan’s Purse, Organ donation agencies from 8 states, blood banks, food banks, over a dozen Women’s and Children’s shelters, Big Brothers and Sisters, Think First! Brain Injury Prevention Organization, Good Will Industries, Doctors without Borders and Shoes for Orphan Souls just to name a few. Maggie Lee for Good Day; October 29th, 2010 is fast-approaching. Whether you collect food for a food bank like Mandy far away in Dublin, Ireland, or simply tell the Starbucks guy you’ll pay for the car behind you, be a part! Pick a cause you believe in, enlist your church and family and see how God uses your single act of kindness to change the world. Then, be sure and send pictures! To register, for more Information & print-able flyers; — Jinny Henson Shreveport, LA. Lakeview Elementary School in Trophy Club, TX-Teachers Sonshine Girls of Plano, TX-Food Pantry Benefit Jets Football Organization Canned Food Drive Billboard standard Printing Mandy in Dublin, Ireland Koats for Kids Drive-Preferred Imaging, Dallas, TX-Raised 564 Coats for Kids! Katie in Libertyville, IL, donated her hair to Locks of Love October 2010 9