Chicago family in frozen neighborhood leaves notes offering help and friendship

I came across this story published at  It is a perfect story for the cold winter days!  It will be great if we can spread some kindness across in our neighborhoods.  We can make the world a kinder place……one step at a time.  Let’s create a ripple effect…..

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Neighbors found unexpected warmth when they opened their front doors this week to the minus-14-degree wind chill in Morton Grove near Chicago. Handwritten notes left behind read: “My family and I are available if you need assistance in picking up groceries, medicine or removal of snow.”

The notes came from Sabeel Ahmed, his wife Asma Naheed and their three children. The family went door to door, leaving those notes on 40 of their neighbors’ houses. Ahmed wasn’t looking for anything in return. He just wanted to push back against the cold that keeps people homebound and isolated. Continue reading…