Editor’s note: This article was originally published on September 9, 2020. It has since been updated.
Most of us try to help our neighbors and community when we can and sometimes we even receive recognition for it. More often, we see celebrities making charitable donations and getting praise for it but there are some kind souls out there who seek no recognition at all. They just do what they think will help a person and expect nothing in return. Whether it's a random act of kindness or a gesture towards someone they know, this warms our hearts.
On this Reddit thread, a user of the platform asked people what's the nicest thing they have done for someone without them finding out and the hundreds of responses will restore your faith in humanity. Here are 17 responses that we liked and we hope it brings a smile to your face as well: