Inspiring K-12 students to make the world a kinder place.

“Don’t wish for a better world. Go out and make it happen – one kind act at a time…” – Richard E. Specht Jr.

Join Rich Specht, former science teacher and co-founder of the ReesSpecht Life foundation, as he shares his moving story* of how kindness changed his family (and the world) in the wake of a terrible tragedy…

Rich’s presentation will leave your students and staff with the proof that kindness is the world-changing superpower we all share.

  • Live and Virtual programs available – Due to considerations around Covid-19, the foundation has lowered our prices and is offering virtual programs this school year! Get the same experience for your students from the comfort of their classroom/homes for a reduced price! (click for more info)
  • Kindness is not just for elementary aged children! Distinct presentations specifically designed for K-2, 3-5, Middle and High School/College levels.  Rich’s 16 years of experience as a middle school teacher has resulted in a program that is both pertinent and inspiring for your Middle School and High School students.  Don’t just take our word for it… Testimonials 
  • Cultivate Kindness™ is a program provided by the ReesSpecht Life Foundation.  The funds raised from the shows help to support our charitable endeavors!

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*Kindergarten – second grade presentations do not include any mention of the family’s story