Meet our Spotlight of the Month- Sofia Martinez! Sofia Martinez is a talented 17 year old filmmaker from Austin, TX who uses her passion for storytelling to reach and connect with other youth. Sofia writes and directs short films that are centered around the topic of mental health. In 2017 she released “Lady Lazarus”, which tellsContinue reading Sofia Martinez- Spotlight Special of the Month
This past Saturday we held KINDNESSPALOOZA at Hill Country Galleria and it was incredible! KINDNESSPALOOZA is an event unique to TKC designed to engage communities and corporate partners to join the kindness revolution. Here at TKC we believe creating communities of kindness empowers people with resilience in the face of life’s challenges, and we love watching theContinue reading KINDNESSPALOOZA at Hill Country Galleria
This month’s AOK focus is on TKC Ambassador, Daniela Patiño! Daniela’s work as a #kindleader within her school and its Reach Out program sets an example for others who want to spread kindness in creative ways!
A few weeks ago, we launched our new Corporate Kindness program with the Paul Mitchell Schools, and we are still over the moon about it! Corporate Kindness is designed to help bring kindness into the workplace. We believe kindness has transformative effects in our private lives and work environments. And who better to kick offContinue reading Corporate Kindness with Paul Mitchell
Last Thursday we were able to celebrate TKC with friends and family at the Austin Woman Magazine’s Woman’s Way Business Award Banquet, and were honored to receive the Social Impact Award. There aren’t enough words to express how thankful we are!
Meet our Spotlight of the Month: Sam Hollenbeck! Sam is a student at Westlake High School who loves to make music and takes the initiative to give back to his community. When Sam was 10, he was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. He became an advocate for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) and looksContinue reading Sam Hollenbeck: Spotlight of the Month
We are thrilled to introduce our AOK Icon for May, Tim Storey! This world-renowned motivational speaker is known for inspiring and encouraging others. Tim reminds us that in this hectic month of May (think finals, graduations, and summer jobs!), it’s important to focus on one another during times of transition. His message of healing withContinue reading Tim Storey: Icon of the Month
This spring break, instead of kicking back and sleeping in, Central Texas Girl Scouts Isabelle, Melanie, Victoria, Anaita, and Sarah set out to make the world a little brighter. These five remarkable young women were selected by The Girl Scouts of America to attend the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) at the United NationsContinue reading Girl Scouts of Central Texas: Spotlight Special of the Month
We believe the city of Austin is one of the kindest places on earth, and last week convinced us it’s true! Recently we held our SXSW KINDNESSPALOOZA at Rio, and kindness was definitely in the air. The day included a Kind Market, Irish coffee from Praxis and live music from a variety of talented musicians suchContinue reading SXSW KINDNESSPALOOZA
Our spotlight of the month is on film-maker Ben Root. Ben is a former Austin High student with a passion for film and a talent for storytelling. His 2016 documentary The Archer Hadley Story follows the experience of Arthur Hadley, one of Ben’s classmates who struggles with life in a wheelchair due to Cerebral Palsy. The ArthurContinue reading Ben Root: Spotlight of the Month