GR8 Acts of Kindness

  Region 8 Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner feeds tremendous needs

You may not worry a bit about where your next meal is coming from.

  Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner helps cancer patients through rough times

Kindness is appreciated throughout our lives. But, perhaps especially at the times when life is most difficult. When all hope is sometimes lost and struggle is a day-to-day occurrence.

  Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner goes the extra mile to help others

He is not a teacher, but both children and adults have learned from the example he sets.

  Disabled veteran finds reward in teaching youth

Dennis Mangrum enjoys the challenge of working with young people who struggle in school

  Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner changes lives through music

“Because of you, hundreds of people have found their gift. Their gift with music and we have a gift for you,” I said. “You are the next winner in the Gr8 Acts of Kindness!”

  Region 8’s “music man” is January’s Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner

John Gatling II has a way with bringing joy to people through music.

  December Gr8 Acts of Kindness gives to others all year long

Paige Catt had no idea that KAIT and First Community Bank were waiting to make this big surprise.

  Jonesboro pediatric dentist named Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner

It’s a Thursday and Dr. Misee Harris is busy working on patients.

  GR8 Acts of Kindness: Mary Beth Smith

Region 8 News surprised the YOUNGEST recipient of the GR8 Acts of Kindness award.

  Mentor for young women named Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner

Quiandrea Borders, or “Miss Q” for short, mentors a group of young women every Tuesday night in Jonesboro and on weekends in her hometown of Hayti, MO. They learn how to deal with peer pressure, bullying and how to prepare for college.

  Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner takes on bullying

Life can be so tough when you’re a kid. Add bullying at school and it can be almost unbearable. That’s why the next winner in the Gr8 Acts of Kindness decided to give children skills and knowledge for the REAL world.

  Monette Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner ministers to the world

Rickey Copeland works to spread God's love through local and international projects.

  Community gratitude overwhelms Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner

Jake Gilley couldn't hold back his emotions when community, family and friends turned out to surprise him.

  GR8 Acts of Kindness: Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs

GR8 Acts of Kindness: Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs

Gr8 Acts of Kindness winners blend positivity into their business

Jennifer Gibbs and Jake Moore, co-owners of The Happy Blend, find their life's passion in giving others self-worth.

February Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner credited with changing lives

Patricia Fletcher asked Facebook friends to join her in prayer for her daughter. While that prayer hasn't been answered, hundreds of others have.