Month: February 2019

Philadelphia Phillies partner with Shred Hate

Phillies pitcher Aaron Nola made a surprise visit to a Shred Hate event at Hopkinson Elementary School on Wednesday, January 23rd. 400 students were assembled in the school’s auditorium when sports broadcaster Tom McCarthy introduced Nola, causing the room to erupt. Also attending, Billy Bean, Major League Baseball’s VP and Special Assistant to the Commissioner, stated … Continued

“Bullied in a Department of Defense School” by Karin Wandrei, PhD, LCSW

I was bullied throughout my school years in the 1960’s because of my height, being a nerd, having a speech defect, being physically awkward, and having poor social skills. My bullying was mostly name calling, usually while changing classes, since I never attended school events. To this day it is too painful to say out … Continued

This is Davina, our Second Upstander with a big heart!

Meet Davina This is Davina, our second Student Upstander of the week, who makes kindness a personal habit.  Davina is on a Solution Team at her school and takes her job as a positive peer leader very seriously.  We love the way she applies her skills in all kinds of situations. She will receive a “Token of Kindness” locket … Continued

Meet, Rosgaly, our First Student Upstander of the week!

Two weeks ago, No Bully launched the #100kChooseKind Challenge with The Kind Coalition.  Our goal is simple: to record 100,000 acts of kindness on social media and promote positivity in 2019. Sparking Joy in Someone’s Day In this digital age where so much of the online discourse we read is destructive, mean, and that content is iterated with alarming … Continued