Mindful Littles Hosts 4th Annual Peace & Kindness Carnival for Bay Area Families

Mindful Littles welcomes Bay Area families, community members, and businesses to celebrate its 4th Annual Peace & Kindness Carnival in Orinda, CA. 

The carnival includes community service projects benefiting local nonprofits, carnival games, face painting, food trucks and more.

Carnival goers will see Mindful Littles staff and founder Tanuka Gordon, nonprofit partners and volunteers and Carnival sponsors, including Safeway, Friedman’s Home Improvement, Pleasant Hill Orthodontics, and Lamorinda Tooth Buds. Bay Area families and community members are invited, along with business representatives interested in meaningful community service and team building programs for their employees.

Mindful Littles is the only nonprofit organization of its kind dedicated to restoring connectedness through high-impact mindful service experiences. This unique program combines mindfulness and authentic service experiences into a holistic model for the Whole Community. Research shows experiencing compassion has positive health benefits, including reduction in anxiety, stress and depression, increased mental and emotional resiliency, and increased connectedness and social relationships. Backed by several years of research, Mindful Littles offers workplaces, schools and community organizations both mindful service experiences and compassion training workshops. 

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Mindful Littles Loving-Kindness Practices

Research shows when we consciously send compassion and warmth to others through loving-kindness meditation, we feel more connected to people we love, friends, family, neighbors and even strangers! Feeling connected builds our capacity for kindness and compassion, decreases our bias towards others and increases our own well-being. Try one of our loving- kindness practices and notice what happens. 

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