An old friend posted a heartwarming story on Facebook. She relayed that a girls high school volleyball team from Paradise, CA - the town that burned to the ground in the Camp Fire - received new uniforms and equipment from their opponent in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) playoffs because their own equipment had been lot to the fire. Crossing my fingers that the story wasn't fabricated, I visited Snopes.com, and found that it is, in fact, true.
Here is the story in greater detail as reported online. May we all be thankful for acts of kindness in this week of Thanksgiving and every week. And may we all be inspired to act in similar fashion: