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The Bottle Story

My 6-year-old daughter encounters some of the challenges in kindness.

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Visitor Comments: 10

(7) Anonymous, January 22, 2014 1:44 AM

This is so impressive! This story shows the idealism of a girl, someone who wanted to make a difference and did it in her own special way. I think that many times as we get older we doubt the difference we can make by doing small things for others and this is a great reminder that we shouldn't underestimate ourselves or our actions.
This girl will continue making a difference in the lives of others.

(6) Tom Sullivan, December 18, 2013 3:13 PM

Cute story

and with a meaning - not everything, including chesed is fun. Good point by Anon above - it's the muttitude of little things, like this, that have cumulative, powerful, impacts.

(5) Anon, December 17, 2013 3:32 PM

Critical message!

Thank you for they incredible reminder that the most important things we do are often aggregates of tiny acts--one bottle at a time, are often messy, and often leave the greatest impact on the giver! Would you do it again?

Anonymous, December 17, 2013 4:11 PM

We would definitely do it again! (in fact we haven't stopped :)

(4) Ally, December 17, 2013 1:01 AM

Wonderful lesson...

I wonder how much were you able to cash in and what did you do with the money>>

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