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Old 10.02.2011, 11:22
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Random Acts of Kindness network in Switzerland?

I would like to know if there is any random acts of kindness and concious living networks in Switzerland? I haven't been able to even find any resources for Switzerland on any of the global sites. So my question is two fold is anyone here one on the forum involved or was involved in the movement before and would like to join me in setting up a network here?

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Old 10.02.2011, 11:24
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I would like to know if there is any random acts of kindness and concious living networks in Switzerland? I haven't been able to even find any resources for Switzerland on any of the global sites. So my question is two fold is anyone here one on the forum involved or was involved in the movement before and would like to join me in setting up a network here?

If you join a network, would it still be random??? .
Pretty certain that it would have intent...
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Old 10.02.2011, 11:28
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Re: Random Acts of Kindness network in Switzerland?

Go look up www.randomactsofkindness.org.

But after all this is the English Forum. Serious ideas are usually drowned out in the shouting of the masses.
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Old 10.02.2011, 12:09
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Serious ideas are usually drowned out in the shouting of the masses.
Ouch!! But he does have a point - it can't be organised AND random....a bit oxymoronic. But I am happy to be involved in a premeditated acts of kindness org....PM me if you get it going...
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Go look up www.randomactsofkindness.org.

But after all this is the English Forum. Serious ideas are usually drowned out in the shouting of the masses.
I think if its a good enough idea, it will naturally work itself out and gain momentum. As it is, this forum has already lots of random acts of kindness done by various members and threads thanking them. These are a few - just not consolidated

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I would like to know if there is any random acts of kindness and concious living networks in Switzerland? I haven't been able to even find any resources for Switzerland on any of the global sites. So my question is two fold is anyone here one on the forum involved or was involved in the movement before and would like to join me in setting up a network here?
I think it is a great idea. Please feel free to contact me - I could really use a few random acts of kindness coming my way right now.
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Old 10.02.2011, 12:51
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I think if its a good enough idea, it will naturally work itself out and gain momentum. As it is, this forum has already lots of random acts of kindness done by various members and threads thanking them.
I just wanted to add one more to the list - initiated by Nic80: Crochet (or knitting) for charity.
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Re: Random Acts of Kindness network in Switzerland?

I did once see somthing like this in Lausanne last October. A group of guys and girls holding up signs with "free hugs" and "smile and be happy" etc

Was tempted for a free hug with one of the girls, but I with was with my wife
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Ouch!! But he does have a point - it can't be organised AND random....a bit oxymoronic. But I am happy to be involved in a premeditated acts of kindness org....PM me if you get it going...
Sorry if I sounded rude but the website is called www.randomactsofkindness.org
and it is resource site for people who want to get involved in doing good, but are not sure how to proceed, either for themselves personally or as a group effort, please read it if you have time. My point is that I have seen threads on the English forum get derailed because someone spouts out something irrelevent which ends up getting discussed, like the word random in this case.
What I am trying to accomplish is to get together like minded people and organise kindness actions, events and to start a movement in Switzerland, similar to Be the Cause in the United States or Yuva Unstoppable in India. It is not about charity or making money, it is about making our own communiti or even on the lines of The Good Deeds Organisation. It is about making our own communities better places to live in, about establishing a concious approach to the way we live and above all, helping others.
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Sorry if I sounded rude but the website is called www.randomactsofkindness.org
No rudeness detected on my part, i got what you meant.
I can't look at the website here. (something to do with IE6 and the webpage version I guess)

If you feel like doing something organized, and effective I'd recommend :

http://www.rotary.org/EN/ABOUTUS/Pages/ridefault.aspx

But i guess the idea of doing good works regardless of the organization
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No rudeness detected on my part, i got what you meant.
I can't look at the website here. (something to do with IE6 and the webpage version I guess)

If you feel like doing something organized, and effective I'd recommend :

http://www.rotary.org/EN/ABOUTUS/Pages/ridefault.aspx

But i guess the idea of doing good works regardless of the organization
Yes, you are getting the idea, Ouchboy.
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Yes, you are getting the idea, Ouchboy.
Way ahead of you.
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Re: Random Acts of Kindness network in Switzerland?

I think we can agree to disagree.
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