So, in honor of Volunteer Week, here are 10 small ways to pay it forward today. Try one and notice how it makes you feel.
1. Pick up a piece of litter.
2. Tip your barista/server/hairdresser a little extra.
3. Open the door for a stranger.
4. Write a letter and send it through snail mail.
5. Give a flower to each of your officemates.
6. Give a bottled water and a snack to a homeless person.
7. Let someone use your frequent shopper card who forgot theirs.
8. Go through your house and fill a bag to donate.
9. Leave encouraging post-it notes in random places.
10. Buy a coupon for a car wash and leave it on someone's window.