Ways to Pay It Forward without Spending Money

  • Offer your seat to an elderly person.
  • Be a kind driver and reduce road rage; allow others to merge in traffic in front of you.
  • Hold the door open for someone behind you.
  • Tell your neighbor how much you enjoy their flowers.
  • Shovel your neighbor’s sidewalk.
  • Send a thank you note to the officers at your police department and let them know that you appreciate their work.
  • Pick up trash on the sidewalk or at the park.
  • Carry someone else’s groceries.
  • Let someone else have the parking space.
  • On your driver’s license check the box to be an organ donor.
  • Put your neighbor’s paper on their front porch.
  • Volunteer to help in a classroom, an animal shelter, or a nursing home.

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