Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Want to Make a Difference In Someone's Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 375 People

    I Don't Know

    I don't know why but while I'm on this earth I want to make a huge difference and I need some ideas of what I can do. I'm only 11 so it probably won't be soon but I need help!
    Pettybear02 Pettybear02 13-15, F Aug 8, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Need Ideas

    I was the victim of rape and I just heard a story about a girl that had almost the same experience that I did and now I want to make a difference. I want to be able to do something big and help girls like this all over or atleast in my home state (idaho). I don't know where to...
    overcomeandlove overcomeandlove 18-21 1 Response Sep 24, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Changedddd.

    I've had someone change my life completely around from what it used to be, & i'm only 16. It's the best feeling in the world; knowing that you can change & don't have to continue living your life with regrets. I want to change someone's life for the better, & make them believe...
    TickTock92 TickTock92 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    WHEN Im Gone I Want to Be Missed...deeply

    i like helping people find their beauty from within. i like it when i can turn their negative outlooks on themselves into positive ones. i would like for them to appreciate me and remember me as someone unique; unlike anyone they have ever met. and i like to share my stories and...
    ginatude ginatude 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 15, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Teaching For The Future

    I have been offered an opportunity to travel to China to enhance the life of children through education, and the English language. Due to financial hardship I need some assistance to be able to fulfill this mission. I believe my purpose on earth is to help and encourage the lives...
    chelle2332 chelle2332 22-25 Jun 17, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Think About It Often

    I often wonder what differences I have actually made  and to whom. I know that for most of my life I have wished for someone who could make a difference, and The only one I can really think of is my wife....she has been a real blessing to me. I have always said that Id...
    IndyJoe IndyJoe 41-45, M 5 Responses Nov 16, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Why?

    I don't understand why  i feel good when i help someone. although i consider myself a self centered selfish man.     but if i get chance i 'll definitely help anyone.   most of the time i did and i suffer even but still this intention never gets end...
    amman amman 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 20, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Become a Mentor

    I would love to be a mentor to a child in need and make a difference in their life for the better. Every kid wants someone to listen to and be themselves around and I can see myself doing just that.
    mumucachu366 mumucachu366 16-17, F Nov 24, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Changing My Life And Others

    Okay, I will admit.. I havent always been the nicest person. I get defensive sometimes.. maybe a little to defensive. I think that it comes from being picked on all the time. All the pressure there is to be perfect. Of course, Im 17 its still high school so its going to happen...
    ForLove143 ForLove143 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 21, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Was Born Like This

    ever since i was little i have had an overwhelming desire to touch people's lives. i know that i am different in a very special kind of way and there is something about me that i feel could help others. i have lived through a lot, i grew up in and out of hospital as my parents...
    scooper scooper 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 21, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to be a mentor to young men

    who come from broken households. I want to show them how to treat a woman with respect and to live out their words.
    INTNT INTNT 22-25, M Apr 26

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Too Nice

    I have always been told that I am too nice. But I feel like there are enough negative people out there and I just want to be able to help and give other people a chance when no one else will. I would just like to know that I was able to improve someones life or day. It would make...
    Aminik Aminik 31-35, F 7 Responses Dec 19, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Little Ol' Me.

    I can't help but feel that my existence in this world is insigificant. I've always gone out of my way for people, even if it just brings a smile to their face for a moment. I work with the elderly. A lot of them spent their last days with me. If I could grant them one...
    alliej05 alliej05 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 2, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Make A Difference

    Make a difference,That's what I'll do,Help someone,See their smile,Life's on the up,What a difference,It'll make.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Jan 15, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Unlimited Power... we all have that.

    .. but we need to make sure that it's not tainted in any way... just like we don't like flat soda... we want the full effect. I'm working on wiping out some of the "flattening" things in my life so that I can be more effective in helping people. Who needs a doctorate in...
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M 1 Response May 13, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    A Little Girl Called Clare.....

    I work with children and it can often be an emotional experience. Part of my job involves working in an out of school club. I have done it for a good few years now and used to really dislike it but now the groups of children have changed and I have started to become fond of some...
    Jenni855 Jenni855 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 9, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Making A Difference...

    Hello, i'd like to ask everyone how I can make a difference in someone's life. Yesterday, my teacher was talking about kids in africa, and how they were less fortunate then us. Then at church we went to a dollar store, and bought a bunch of stuff like toothbrushes and calculators...
    Madbuthappy Madbuthappy 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 13, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Would Love To

    I want to make someone feel better about things in their life or just make them happy in general so that when they think of me they smile. I want to help someone to feel heard. I know how sufforcatingly lonely life can seem. If I could help someone feel better about it all even...
    MissTori MissTori 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Just Want to Help

    I love helping people and I really just want to make a difference in someone's life. Help someone through a difficult time, give advice or just be there. I really want there to be someone out there who can say, my life is better because of her.
    brighteyed brighteyed 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 15, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Random Acts Of Kindness

    It is just my nature to help people. Whenever I see someone struggling with a door or package I always try to give them a hand. In my search for assistance for my blind friend I have learned where to get assistance for all kind of things but not for housing. It is very...
    wvperson wvperson 70+, F Sep 19, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    So Close And Yet So Far Away

    I have been trying for almost a year to replace my blind friend's house with a used mobile home. I have contacted every local, state and federal agency available, several hundred charities , churches and any other entity I thought could even remotely help. I even tried doing an...
    wvperson wvperson 70+, F Sep 19, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Positive ..

    At work I often notice how the dynamics of a group can change when another person arrives ..  One person can clearly seem to carry gloom and meaness whilst another carries smiles and laughter. I would much prefer to be the second person ..
    Orangetas Orangetas 51-55, F 12 Responses Mar 15, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    As some of you Guys may know,

    I was once adopted and I'm not allowed To talk to my birth mother. I just wanted to thank you guys because you gave me enough faith to message her! Thank you! And this post goes out to EVERYBODY! I am so glad we can finally talk! ❤️❤️❤️ you guys are amazing and don't...
    mackenziemarie mackenziemarie 13-15, F May 14, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Demolition man. Fined for profanity. The powers unleashing killurz. Politically correct rules Until an old cop brings fun back To shatter profitable fears While...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Are there any tear jerker movies on netflix? Any language is fine as long as there's english subtitle but have to be a very sad.
    sumtone sumtone 31-35, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have no idea what I'm doing. I'm going off to college on a few weeks and wanted to take this summer off to figure myself out, but I'm no closer to finding out what I want to do...
    dreamergirl17 dreamergirl17 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Slumdog Millionaire - examining the rot hidden behind the vibrance of Bollywood. Hotel Rwanda - life may get bad where I am, but nothing like this tragedy. The Neverending...
    sunkisd25 sunkisd25 36-40, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    the aquatic life of steve zissou. like water for chocolate.
    spinsterC spinsterC 41-45, F 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    deathproof. pan's labyrinth
    spinsterC spinsterC 41-45, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When things get extremely difficult or beyond great, I really wish i have her by my side.. I remember she didnt need much words to understand me.. There were times, I felt that she...
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i 70+, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    These movies are ones that make me think about life or get me feeling some kid of thing. - Interstellar - Inception - Lucy - American sniper - In the land of blood and...
    XwonderlustX XwonderlustX 26-30, F 10 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    What is this mentoring about? It's so strange..??!!!
    hayzel1 hayzel1 16-17, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I've been talking to this one guy on the phone for awhile and our conversations are awesome. His personality alone, I can't even begin to put it in words. Ok, yes I can. He's...
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know what to do, i want to enjoy my life but how? i want an adventure but i don't have friends to be with.
    AlexandraSandy AlexandraSandy 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    open my fb: this guy doing internship in German, that girl studying medic in Egypt, this girl pregnant and happily hugging his husband. ... what a perfect life. while I'm...
    inspirit05 inspirit05 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I know I still have a few years to figure it out but as of right now I really have no clue as to what I want to do with my life when I'm older. I don't have many interests and...
    jillmyers91901 jillmyers91901 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Its not all about the looks its how someone treats you and there personality being fit doesn't come into it
    lisa1dixon lisa1dixon 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    so I got sick at work,,I've got the worst feeling ever ,,hope everyone's day is going better.be here always
    Smurphlet874 Smurphlet874 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi, I am a 19 year old guy with a huge appetite to tickle (mainly feet, but don't let that discourage you from replying to this I love tickling everywhere ). I am looking for a...
    xVinnyx xVinnyx 18-21, M a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I discovered this group while browsing "recent" stories. It was created by someone I've never had any contact with but to her credit, it seems a brilliant idea and thought I'd...
    WripTyde WripTyde 46-50, M 3 Responses Aug 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A friend of mine posts most days on mine and others whiteboards. Just general stuff about his day and it usually is sunny and positive. It never fails to make me happy, especially...
    Littlemissshy25 Littlemissshy25 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Earl Nightingale - The Strangest Secret" The opposite of courage in our society isn't cowardity, it's conformity."I came across this video on youtube today. I listened to this for...
    sarasakun sarasakun 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to be someone's everything the reason he smiles the only face he wanna see before he close his eyes at night the reason he's excited to wake up in the morning the reason why...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel