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12 Days of Kindness: She spreads kindness by painting rocks, we surprise her with an AOK of our own

Watch as we surprise Jackie Balleny, creator of Sudbury Kindness Rocks project

It's day three of's 12 Days of Kindness supported by @homeENERGY. knows that by sharing stories of acts of kindness, it can inspire others to perform their own.

Today, we are sharing the story of Jackie Balleny, a retired teacher who encourages students to be kind through a painted rocks project called Sudbury Kindness Rocks.

Watch as we surprise Jackie to thank her and the students at Lansdowne Public School for sharing kindness throughout our city. 

Thank you to My Thai Palace, Retired Women Teachers of Ontario and Michaels for supporting today's surprise.

For more information about the Sudbury Kindness Rocks program, click here

Each weekday morning leading up to Christmas, will surprise a deserving person, family or organization but we can't do it without you. If you know someone who deserves an act of kindness - it is never too late to nominate them. Visit to find out how you can join share a little love in our community.

Watch all of the Acts of Kindness here.



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