Speakers take part in a virtual news conference to celebrate the inaugural National Kindness Week. Introduced as a private member’s bill, Bill S-223, the Kindness Week Act became law in June 2021, designating the third week of February as National Kindness Week.
Taking part in the news conference are Senator Jim Munson, who introduced the Act, as well as Michael Barrett (MP for Leeds—Grenville—Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes), Emmanuella Lambropoulos (MP for Saint-Laurent), Shmuel Bulka (son of the late Rabbie Reuven Bulka, founder of Kind Canada), and Jamie Bell (Manitoba chair of Global Dignity Canada). (No interpretation)
Click here to watch the full news conference.