A day to overlook boundaries and differences and reach out to others with an act of kindness. According to modern psychology, altruistic acts can increase our own happiness, so why not give it a try?
For the fifth year running, the Eden Project is taking part in the national Sleep Out to raise awareness and funding for the Amber Foundation and St Petroc's Society who support homeless people. Events will be taking place in 14 locations around the country with approx. 2000 people participating. Our home in Cornwall at the Eden Project will be hosting a sleepout between the magnificent biomes.
The International Day for Tolerance stands for living together peacefully no matter of which cultural or religious background one is. A great opportunity to get people of different backgrounds in your community together to share stories, histories and traditions.