G LDEN HEART AWARD WINNERS
Just Be Nice prides itself on rewarding those who exemplify our primary mission, which is to leave the world better than we found it. Through helping others selflessly, boldly standing up for the oppressed, and exemplifying kindness - even when it's the hardest thing to do, we proudly award those who have hearts of gold. Each of whom truly make the world a better place each, and every day.
NOVEMBER 2018 WINNER
Michael lives in St. Pete, and he's been a constant supporter of JBN for over 5 years! By spreading niceness in his community and his family with the growth of Just Be Nice over the years and through “The Nicest” Contribution for our Kickstarter, this summer he’s taken action and helped us forge ahead to make the world better than we found it! We took a little time to chat with him about his involvement with Just Be Nice!
Q: How did he first learn about and become involved with Just Be Nice?
A: JBN’s COO Finley, is lucky to have Michael as a member of her family and he learned about Just Be Nice from his amazing wife, who also happens to be Finley's (co-owners) mother.
Q: We asked him to share a story with us of a time when he made the choice to “Just Be Nice”.
A: “I witnessed a car accident and stayed to assist one driver who was badly shaken up, but not hurt. We stayed for two hours waiting for the police; as your mother and I were the only witnesses. Turns out the other driver tried to place the blame on the driver we had helped. This was definitely not the case. She changed her story after the police spoke to us. It was nice to help a person in such an upsetting time.”
Q: As Just Be Nice Continues to grow we asked Michael how he would like to see us change. Funnily enough he of course encouraged us to simply…
A: “Spread the message in as many ways as possible!”