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How One Mum's Tragic Baby Loss Sparked A Global Kindness Movement

On Christmas Eve in 1994, just a few months after the death of her daughter Cheyenne during childbirth, Dr Joanne Cacciatore had a sudden impulse to buy toys.

Through tears, she purchased 14 presents and delivered them spontaneously to a daycare programme for disadvantaged families - a random act of kindness which changed her life.

“I went to my car and wept for a long time,” Joanne told HuffPost UK.

“It was the first time I felt paradox in my grief: I felt I honoured Cheyenne’s existence by bringing her love into the world. I...


Published By: huffingtonpost - Friday, 12 January, 2018