Ria’s Royal Run raised over £5,000

Running her first ever half marathon, Ria’s extraordinary act of kindness was inspiring, raising an amazing amount of support and money to help make a difference. Read more

Bags of Kindness continuing to bring comfort and care to our community

When many of us are in need of some extra support, we are delighted to have once again partnered with Hertfordshire County Council to deliver 2,500 Bags of Kindness to be distributed to vulnerable residents of Hertfordshire. Read more

Our annual Winter Fuel Payment appeal launches as we see the effects of the cost of living crisis

If you receive a Winter Fuel Payment but don’t need it, please think of someone who might and donate it to Small Acts of Kindness. Read more

And that's a wrap!

Last week we had a visit from the Warner Bros. Christmas Elves who together with our volunteer family packed and wrapped an incredible 1200 gifts. Read more

Help fill our Warm in Winter gift bags as winter sets in

With the clocks going back, it signalled the beginning of winter, and the launch of our campaign to help fill our Warm in Winter gift bags, reaching the thousands of older people who will be sat freezing in their homes. Read more

Connecting communities in Bedfordshire

A huge milestone for Small Acts of Kindness, as we host our very first packing session in Bedfordshire, joined by volunteers from the local community. Read more

Achieving Gold at the SME Hertfordshire Business Awards

We are thrilled to have been named Gold Winners for the Community Business of the Year at the Watford Chamber of Conscience SME Hertfordshire Business awards. Read more

Family packing sessions filled with fun, community spirit and kindness

Our summer ‘family fun’ packing days were a huge hit as we are joined by families, friends, local businesses and community partners to pack hot drink and information packs. Read more

Fantastic new short film, ‘A Small Act’ launches our winter fundraising campaign

Highlighting the issues faced by thousands of older people who are cold, lonely and isolated, we welcomed over 80 guests to watch ‘A Small Act’ as we aim to raise £100,000 toward the cost of sourcing, packing and distributing 12,000 Warm in Winter gift bags this winter. Read more

Heart warming messages from the Girl Guides

We are delighted to have been given beautiful 'Messages of Kindness' from the 3rd Welwyn Garden City Guides, helping us to end loneliness for thousands of older people. Read more

Here for you with Hertfordshire Library Services

300 gift bags containing essential toiletries and a little kindness are packed as part of a new pilot project to help those who are struggling with the rising cost of living. Read more

Small Acts of Kindness makes an appearance on BBC Look East

Last year, we were afforded an amazing opportunity to raise awareness of our work when we were featured on BBC Look East. Read more

Reaching more vulnerable people as part of a new project

400 Health, Care and Kindness Bags packed and ready to go to as we once again work in partnership with Hertfordshire County Council. Read more

A year like no other, as we source, pack and distribute more bags than ever before

Over 14,000 gift bags packed and distributed this winter. Read more

Spreading kindness with Violet’s Gift

Another successful year as over 1,500 Christmas gifts are wrapped and delivered to people in care homes Read more

Christmas Messages of Kindness

We teamed up with the wonderful Herts Inclusive Theatre with their participants writing ‘Messages of Kindness’ that we then included in our Christmas Boxes. Read more

Our first Warm in Winter gift bags reach Bedfordshire communities

With the help of our partners, Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service, we are seeing our gift bags distributed across Bedfordshire for the first time. Read more

Working with Herts County Council to make a real difference with Bags of Kindness

We are extremely proud to have been asked, once again, to work with Herts County County to source, pack and distribute 3,000 Bags of Kindness to vulnerable residents across Hertfordshire. Read more

Over £2,300 raised as Rebecca crosses the finish line

Last month Rebecca Lorne took on the challenge of running the London Marathon, raising an incredible £2,300 for Small Acts of Kindness. Read more

Welcoming a new Trustee

We are excited to announce that we have appointed Howard Morgan as a Trustee to the Board for Small Acts of Kindness. Read more

Launching our Winter Fuel Payment campaign as the cold sets in

This year, more than ever, we need your help. If you receive a Winter Fuel Payment, but don’t need it, please donate it to Small Acts of Kindness. Read more

Warm in Winter gift bags bound for Bedfordshire

A momentous week as we see our very first gift bags packed for Bedfordshire and collected by our new partners Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service. Read more

Sending messages with kindness

Your 'messages of kindness' are now getting packed into our gift bags thanks to the wonderful partnership and kindness from our friends at Metro Commercial Printing. Read more

Pick up a Purple Pages Information Pack!

Our wonderful volunteers have spent the last few weeks collating leaflets to complete nearly 6,000 Purple Pages Information Packs. Read more