Pay it Forward 9/11


December 17-31, 2019

An autographed, hand-painted Pop Doll will be re-gifted in a random drawing contest of entrants in the contest on January 1, 2020. Each donation of at least $1 USD will be assigned a corresponding number in the contest. Donation is not required. Non-donor entrants must mail a postcard with name, address, phone, email contact information to Pay it Forward 9/11, 70 Pine Street Ste 4406 New York, NY 10005. Post cards must be received via US Postal Service no later than Dec 31, 2019.  Each pos card will be assigned a number. Using Google Random Number Generator, a winner will be selected. Shipping of the doll will provided free in January 2020. This contest has no connection with Pop Doll, and makes no warranty on the product. By entering the contest, entrant waives all liability of Kevin Tuerff Consulting, LLC. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited by law. If randomly selected winner is resident of Canada, entrant must respond to a question of skill: "What is two plus two?" Donor may alter rules or cancel the contest at any time. 


For the 19th annual Pay it Forward 9/11, we're excited to share that this movement is spreading across the world! Thanks to the producers of Come From Away musical, Pay it Forward 9/11 actions will occur again across the US, Canada, UK and Australia.

However, we've hit a financial hurdle which may impact the future of this beloved tradition. A personal debtor declared bankruptcy and ceased payments which were used to sustain this initiative. We need your help with funding to help with overall campaign management, purchasing supplies like Smile cards and wristbands, website and social media maintenance, space rental and online promotion to recruit more participants.

In 2018, we assembled two groups of 10 strangers  in New York City for a #CompassionateConvos session.  It was a great success, culminating in spontaneous random acts of kindness and a lot of active listening. Watch the video summary here:

We need more compassionate action every day, not just on a day of service. With your donation, we will continue promoting this movement across the world throughout the year.  

Learn more about Pay it Forward 9/11, including tips for participation at

Thank you for your support. You're helping spread a ripple effect of kindness and compassion which began on a tragic day in 2001, when the compassionate people in Newfoundland and Labrador helped thousands of people from 90 countries stranded on their island. Learn more about this story at and

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