5 Amazing Things That Happened on Good Deeds Day 2016

A whopping 1.5 million participants from 75 countries joined in this year, pumping up the volume of good in the world.

Good Deeds Day volunteers in Atlanta

Good Deeds Day volunteers in Atlanta (Facebook

International Good Deeds Day 2016 was a resounding success, with 1.5 million participants in 75 countries coming together on a single day, April 10,  to perform good deeds. Celebrating 10 years of the global movement of doing good, companies, communities and organizations around the world helped animal shelters, planted trees, took donations and raised money - all in an effort to spread the messages of doing good. Check out some of the amazing acts of giving that took place this year during Good Deeds Day.

1. ADRIAN GRENIER GOT INTO THE GOOD DEEDS DAY SPIRIT

2. CANADIAN VOLUNTEERS RAISED MONEY BY DANCING

3. THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE ROCKED UP TO THE NEW YORK EVENT

4. KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS GOT TOGETHER TO WRITE LETTERS TO THE ELDERLY

Stacks of letters written by kindergarten students in collaboration with Love for the Elderly

Stacks of letters written by kindergarten students in collaboration with Love for the Elderly (Facebook

5. PERUVIANS BAKED BREAD FOR THE NEEDY