May the kindness be with you
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Both my parents' birthdays were in May, and I have been missing them. A friend suggested that I do something generous to honor them, which is fitting since they both enjoyed being generous as well.

To enter: Perform the act of kindness listed on any (or all) of the geeklist items between May 13th and May 29th. Post details of what you did under that geeklist item by May 29th at 5pm EDT. You may earn one entry per geeklist item.

Prizes:
Grand prize winner: One person will be chosen as the "grand prize" winner (likely via a die roll). If the person lives in the United States (all 50 states) or Puerto Rico, they can choose to receive a game costing up to $40 from Amazon for me to send them or up to $40 of Gamer Glass. Elsewhere can choose to receive a gift certificate of the equivalent of $40 for a local retailer (online or FLGS, as long as I can easily purchase it) or Gamer Glass. Free shipping worldwide is included in the prize.

Additionally, the winner will get to choose one of the following charities to receive a $100 donation:
• Winner's local food bank
• Winner's local homeless shelter
• Winner's local animal shelter
charity:water

Second prize: The second prize winner will win a new microbadge lineup and gets to choose one of the above charities to receive a $100 donation.

Only one prize per person.

Deadline to enter: Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at 5pm EST.

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The contest has ended, but hopefully it is just the beginning for many of us in paying attention to all sorts of ways to add kindness to the world.


Now on to the prize winners:

The grand prize winner is
Corey Hopkins
United States
Converse
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The second prize winner is
Brian Brinkley
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However, thank you to all of you. 73 individual people did 168 acts of kindness for this contest. That's pretty darn cool. You brought a lot of smiles, not just to me, but to others as well.
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