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Random Acts of Kindness: Libby Dunn

Random Acts of Kindness: Libby Dunn

MARIETTA, Ga. -- Today's random act of kindness is for Libby Dunn. 

Libby is the director for the Noonday Christian Academy in Marietta and is truly an example of a selfless leader, according to her staff and everyone around her. 

Libby is a very giving, and always goes the extra mile to help her students, parents, and teachers. She is constantly taking care of others, so we decided to step in and honor Libby. 

Thanks to a tip from her co-workers, 11Alive surprised Libby with a random act of kindness. 

Eat at Chili's to support Wounded Warrior Project

Eat at Chili's to support Wounded Warrior Project

(WXIA) -- In honor of Veterans Day, Chili's is giving customers an easy way to support the Wounded Warrior Project.

On Sunday, Nov. 10, Chili's diners have the option of donating 10 percent of their checks to the charity, which supports injured military personnel and veterans.

Simply download the flyer from the Chili's website and present it to a server to make a donation.

Vets and military members who eat at Chili's on Veterans Day -- Monday, Nov. 11 -- will be treated to free entrées.

Visit chilis.com to find your nearest Chili's.

East Cobb dentist to hold free dental event

East Cobb dentist to hold free dental event

MARIETTA, Ga. -- Metro Atlanta residents are invited to attend a free dental event at Marietta Family Dental Care this weekend.

Drs. Michael and Azita Mansouri will see patients for free this Saturday, Nov. 9 starting at 3:30 a.m.

Attendees have their choice of receiving a cleaning, filling or extraction. Patients will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.

This is the third year in a row the dentists have hosted a day of free services for the community.

"We hope to inspire other private dental offices to do the same once a year and give back to their communities," Dr. Michael Mansouri said in a statement.

Marietta Family Dental Care is located at 4720 Lower Roswell Road. Learn more at naturalsmile.biz.

The Called Woman to help women reinvent their careers

The Called Woman to help women reinvent their careers

MARIETTA, Ga. -- You know you've been here before, asking yourself what you should do with the rest of your life.

Or maybe you're already realizing you have some great ideas, but you just don't know where to start making any of them happen.

Maybe you are just getting back into the work force, or maybe you are stuck in an unfulfilled career just wishing you did something you loved, something that made a difference, something that made you excited to get up in the morning and get started living your dream, realizing your purpose and making your passion happen.

That can all change on March 15, 2014!

Does this sound familiar? Recent studies revealed that only 53% of Americans were content with their jobs and less than 10% were truly satisfied. But what if you could actually spend a whole day learning how to reinvent yourself? You can and it's happening this March at the Called Woman Conference in Marietta.

Random Acts of Kindness: Susan G. Komen 3-Day team

Random Acts of Kindness: Susan G. Komen 3-Day team

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. -- Today's random act of kindness is for a very special Susan G. Komen 3-day team, Booby Traps. 

Every year, volunteers, activists, and runners alike with Susan G. Komen strive to raise funds and educate people about breast cancer. 

This year, team Booby Traps raised more than $20,000 towards that goal. Team Booby Traps' Angel Goldman was also one of this year's top fundraisers for the 3-day overall. 

The Susan G. Komen 3-day strikes a chord with Lester Crowell and Three-13 Salon, Spa & Boutique who wanted to get involved in 11Alive's random acts of kindness. 

Random Acts of Kindness: Marietta MS

Random Acts of Kindness: Marietta MS

MARIETTA,
Ga. -- Today's random act of kindness is for five special students at Marietta
Middle School. 

A big part of our random acts of kindness initiative is to
highlight people in the community who are kind, generous, and go above and
beyond to help. 

Last week, our morning crew surprised five students who exemplify
positive behavior and are consistently make right choices in their community.

Random Acts of Kindness: Chris Toth

Random Acts of Kindness: Chris Toth

MARIETTA, Ga. -- Today's random act of kindness is for Chris Toth, an art teacher at Sprayberry High School. 

Mrs. Toth is described by her students as not only a wonderful teacher, but an inspiration. She has a big heart and is always there for her students in more ways than one. 

Mrs. Toth is always in need of art supplies for her program, so thanks to a generous donation from Michaels, we surprised Mrs. Toth with a special random act of kindness.