Alysa Sakis, the Kindness Counts chair shared cute messages of appreciation made with sidewalk chalk by Rotarians, in support of our Recology  sanitation workers 
Other acts of kindness that were recognized included:
            --31 blood donors at Stanford  who were given Kind bars
 
--Seema Lindskog, co-founder of Masks for Heroes, who sourced, fund-raised and sewed 5000 n-99 masks for needy recipients (including farmworkers) and Meenakshi Briyani, who  was one of more than 50 volunteers who helped!
 
-- Jeera  Rowland and Judy Wilson who creatively invented a “travelogue” program (on zoom) to share with isolated seniors at Live Oak. The program focused on travel slides from the many WCS service trips that CR’s have made around the world (featuring our many spectacular photographers!)
Joe Ribera”s travelogue (presented to Sunnyview residents) featured his travels as a watercolorist)
 
--Varty Stein, who sent pizza to the Sheriff  station as a gesture of appreciation for the support they give to our community. 
 
The next Kindness Counts project will also honor Cupertino law enforcement officers: on October 16 at 2:30 pm (shift change time), Rotarians are invited to come to the station at 1601 S. De Anza Blvd #148, to share baked goods (made by April Bignell, Menakshi Biyani, Judy Wilson and Jim Davis).  Please join in! Meet at 2:30 SHARP in the parking lot adjacent to De Anza Blvd,  wearing your Rotary shirt /hat. Bring a sign expressing your thanks. 
 
And ongoing community service projects include: 
            Grocery bags ofr WCSV—(give them to Judy Wilson/Hung Wei)
 
Rebuilding Together---Oct 24—all spots are filled, but wait-list sign-ups are    invited to help cover last minute changes (Barbara McArthur)
 
Pumpkin carving –zoom based carving events with Sunnyview Seniors (10/29 at 2:30) and with Live Oak seniors (10/30 at 11:15)
 
Operation Comfort: care packages to send to our troops deployed overseas. Join in too write notes and help pack boxes (in socially distanced setting). Pick up note stock from Hung, Judy or April. Provide small items to go into the boxes such as items for personal care, newspapers, or favorite snacks
Dates for box packing will be Nov 6 and Nov 7 (10-12am each day). VIDEO to Presentation Sign up 
with April Bignell (april.bignell@gmail.com)