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# good-deed - Monday 24 May, 2021

Shop owners return $1 million lottery scratchcard woman had thrown away
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# GOOD DEED

Shop owners return $1 million lottery scratchcard woman had thrown away

May 24th 2021, 11:01 PM 57,928 Views 33 Comments

The ticket lay behind the counter at the shop in Massachusetts for 10 days.

# good-deed - Monday 23 November, 2020

6,000 books gifted to children in direct provision, hospitals and homeless services across Ireland
# Bedtime Stories
# Bedtime Stories

6,000 books gifted to children in direct provision, hospitals and homeless services across Ireland

Nov 23rd 2020, 2:06 PM 8,185 Views 4 Comments

There are over 2,100 children in direct provision and over 2,500 experiencing homelessness.

# good-deed - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Wladimir Klitschko raises £160,000 by auctioning off robe from Joshua fight
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From The42
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Wladimir Klitschko raises £160,000 by auctioning off robe from Joshua fight

Dec 14th 2017, 3:55 PM 4,463 Views 4 Comments

The robe also contained a USB stick with Klitschko’s prediction for the fight.

# good-deed - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Woman sets up fund for homeless man who bought her petrol - donations pass €300,000

Woman sets up fund for homeless man who bought her petrol - donations pass €300,000

Nov 25th 2017, 11:00 AM 54,026 Views 53 Comments

“I wish that I could do more for this selfless man, who went out of his way just to help me that day.”

# good-deed - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Iranian weightlifter auctions Olympic gold medal to help earthquake victims
# Helping Hand
From The42
# Helping Hand

Iranian weightlifter auctions Olympic gold medal to help earthquake victims

Nov 15th 2017, 9:55 PM 3,533 Views 5 Comments

‘I am returning the gold medal, which is theirs by right, to my people,’ Iran’s Kianoush Rostami wrote.

# good-deed - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

The Westmeath hurlers donated their post-match meals to the homeless last night
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From The42
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The Westmeath hurlers donated their post-match meals to the homeless last night

Dec 13th 2016, 9:25 AM 11,455 Views 11 Comments

The U21 and senior teams gave their meals out to homeless people in Mullingar and on Grafton St in Dublin.

# good-deed - Friday 26 August, 2016

This guy went above and beyond to help a struggling chip shop owner
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From The Daily Edge
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This guy went above and beyond to help a struggling chip shop owner

Aug 26th 2016, 1:51 PM 8,382 Views 4 Comments

It’s amazing what one Facebook post can do.

# good-deed - Friday 24 June, 2016

In pics: Ireland rugby squad visit Missionvale Care Centre
# Snap Happy
From The42
# Snap Happy

In pics: Ireland rugby squad visit Missionvale Care Centre

Jun 24th 2016, 11:56 AM 5,119 Views 7 Comments

The pictures are something else.

# good-deed - Friday 1 January, 2016

A pilot held up a flight so this woman could get to her husband's funeral
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From The Daily Edge
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A pilot held up a flight so this woman could get to her husband's funeral

Jan 1st 2016, 2:31 PM 8,362 Views 0 Comments

*applause*

# good-deed - Monday 14 December, 2015

This lovely professor looked after a single mum's kids while she took an exam
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From The Daily Edge
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This lovely professor looked after a single mum's kids while she took an exam

Dec 14th 2015, 5:00 PM 6,060 Views 2 Comments

Dr Krebs is the internet’s latest hero.

# good-deed - Sunday 24 May, 2015

The Sikh man who removed his turban to save a boy's life got his own surprise
# Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Hero

The Sikh man who removed his turban to save a boy's life got his own surprise

May 24th 2015, 5:01 PM 10,649 Views 2 Comments

Men of the Sikh religion are required to keep their heads covered in public.

# good-deed - Monday 22 December, 2014

Homeless pregnant woman and six children to be hosted at chef's home for Christmas
# Christmas Kindness
# Christmas Kindness

Homeless pregnant woman and six children to be hosted at chef's home for Christmas

Dec 22nd 2014, 6:05 PM 30,308 Views 14 Comments

Generous unemployed chef had made the offer on TheJournal.ie last week to cook Christmas dinner for a homeless family.

Happy Christmas - Robbie Keane invites child with CF to Euro 2016 qualifier
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From The42
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Happy Christmas - Robbie Keane invites child with CF to Euro 2016 qualifier

Dec 22nd 2014, 9:05 AM 8,528 Views 14 Comments

Nine-year old Cody Nolan will be a guest in the striker’s private box at the Aviva.

# good-deed - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

This chef is offering up his home and dinner to a family in need at Christmas
# Good Samaritan
# Good Samaritan

This chef is offering up his home and dinner to a family in need at Christmas

Dec 16th 2014, 4:04 PM 18,151 Views 47 Comments

The 41-year-old from Dublin has been unemployed for the last two years after a heart attack forced him to give up his job as a professional chef.

# good-deed - Monday 15 December, 2014

These parents are giving away THAT prized Frozen Elsa doll
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These parents are giving away THAT prized Frozen Elsa doll

Dec 15th 2014, 7:00 AM 30,128 Views 10 Comments

The Conroys say the funds are being raised as a thank you for the amazing care their baby received at the hospital.

# good-deed - Friday 28 November, 2014

This heartbreaking letter shows the difference one small good deed can make
# 20p
From The Daily Edge
# 20p

This heartbreaking letter shows the difference one small good deed can make

Nov 28th 2014, 3:18 PM 11,191 Views 0 Comments

Wow.

# good-deed - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Good guy cop buys struggling mum a car seat instead of giving her a fine
# Good Cop
From The Daily Edge
# Good Cop

Good guy cop buys struggling mum a car seat instead of giving her a fine

Oct 9th 2014, 9:09 AM 2,924 Views 2 Comments

“A ticket doesn’t solve the situation”.

# good-deed - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Sinead O'Connor gave a Dublin busker €140 so he could visit his girlfriend
# Random Act Of Kindness
From The Daily Edge
# Random Act Of Kindness

Sinead O'Connor gave a Dublin busker €140 so he could visit his girlfriend

Sep 18th 2014, 11:48 AM 4,139 Views 2 Comments

Did somebody say ‘national treasure’?

# good-deed - Monday 23 June, 2014

Guy drives around offering free lifts home to people who've been drinking
# Good Guy Alex
From The Daily Edge
# Good Guy Alex

Guy drives around offering free lifts home to people who've been drinking

Jun 23rd 2014, 2:26 PM 3,063 Views 0 Comments

There was a deeper meaning to it all though.

# good-deed - Friday 14 February, 2014

Samsung alarm app helps researchers fight diseases while you sleep
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# GOOD DEED

Samsung alarm app helps researchers fight diseases while you sleep

Feb 14th 2014, 12:38 PM 13,591 Views 20 Comments

The Power Sleep app, made by Samsung and the University of Vienna, carries out protein calculations that is used to help research into disease like cancer and Alzheimer’s.

# good-deed - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Glendalough hotel offers shelter from the storm... plus tea and coffee
# Helping Hand
# Helping Hand

Glendalough hotel offers shelter from the storm... plus tea and coffee

Feb 13th 2014, 8:55 AM 20,376 Views 19 Comments

We want to know what other acts of kindness you witnessed or took part in.

# good-deed - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Dublin supermarket's Butchers in the Buff calendar raises a small fortune for charity
# Nude Deed
From The Daily Edge
# Nude Deed

Dublin supermarket's Butchers in the Buff calendar raises a small fortune for charity

Jan 21st 2014, 3:59 PM 4,093 Views 1 Comment

JC Savage’s in Swords are delighted to have reached their target.

# good-deed - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Street magician turns coffee into coins for the homeless
# Coffee Cash
From The Daily Edge
# Coffee Cash

Street magician turns coffee into coins for the homeless

Dec 11th 2013, 10:30 PM 1,259 Views 0 Comments

Now there’s magic with a purpose.

# good-deed - Sunday 8 December, 2013

A mysterious tipper has left thousands of dollars at restaurants across the US
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A mysterious tipper has left thousands of dollars at restaurants across the US

Dec 8th 2013, 6:30 PM 42,616 Views 38 Comments

Nice way to make someone’s day.

# good-deed - Friday 8 November, 2013

€130,000 donated to charity as 45,000 kind deeds logged
# Kindness Week
# Kindness Week

€130,000 donated to charity as 45,000 kind deeds logged

Nov 8th 2013, 7:59 PM 8,141 Views 11 Comments

Childline received the most pledged kind deeds this week, receiving a cheque for €60,000.

# good-deed - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Lads caught on CCTV... fixing a bike rack at 3am
# Karma
From The Daily Edge
# Karma

Lads caught on CCTV... fixing a bike rack at 3am

Sep 12th 2013, 6:00 PM 39,932 Views 48 Comments

The late-night revellers were seen doing an unexpected good deed for a Lincolnshire town.

# good-deed - Friday 3 May, 2013

€250,000 fodder fund set up for farmers in crisis
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€250,000 fodder fund set up for farmers in crisis

May 3rd 2013, 2:55 PM 4,592 Views 14 Comments

SuperValu has also offered to transport fodder arriving in Dublin Port to co-ops or internally between food suppliers across the country.

# good-deed - Sunday 21 April, 2013

It is spreading across Ireland - but what exactly is suspended coffee?
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It is spreading across Ireland - but what exactly is suspended coffee?

Apr 21st 2013, 8:30 AM 31,714 Views 61 Comments

Suspended coffee is the slightly clunky name for a cheap good deed which has been spreading across Ireland. Here’s what it’s all about.

# good-deed - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Homeless man does good deed, is reunited with family and given $188k
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Homeless man does good deed, is reunited with family and given $188k

Mar 26th 2013, 12:39 PM 27,035 Views 60 Comments

Billy Ray Harris handed back a valuable diamond and platinum engagement ring to its owner and has received some good karma in return – including $188k in donations.

# good-deed - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Good deed in Dublin cemetery... for a stranger 4,000 miles away
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From The Daily Edge
# Aww

Good deed in Dublin cemetery... for a stranger 4,000 miles away

Mar 19th 2013, 10:59 AM 43,244 Views 26 Comments

It’s the kind of thing that makes you say ‘ah here’, but in a good way.

# good-deed - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Swansea City full-back feeds the homeless during winter weather
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From The42
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Swansea City full-back feeds the homeless during winter weather

Jan 19th 2013, 2:07 PM 1,975 Views 1 Comment

Angel Rangel did his best to live up to his name.

# good-deed - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Company hopes to make doing good deeds that little bit sweeter
# What A Smoothie
# What A Smoothie

Company hopes to make doing good deeds that little bit sweeter

Jan 8th 2013, 4:11 PM 9,866 Views 8 Comments

Customers who visit the pop-up headquaters of smoothie company ‘Innocent’ will get a free smoothie in return for pledging to do something good in 2013.

# good-deed - Friday 14 September, 2012

Column: Giving away money can lead to priceless experiences
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# Read Me

Column: Giving away money can lead to priceless experiences

Sep 14th 2012, 7:30 PM 35 Views 12 Comments

How can people benefit from giving away free money? The organiser of Free Money Day, Donnie Maclurcan explains all you need to know.