Oct. 1, 2014 at 2:50 PM ET
Acts of kindness come in all shapes and sizes. TODAY and Sprout are teaming up to celebrate those from the smallest among us.
Thousands submitted entries on young peoples' amazing actions. Stay tuned to TODAY to hear their truly inspiring stories starting in November.
One child will be named the Chief Kindness Officer, appear live on TODAY and receive a $5,000 charitable donation made in his or her name and more.
Hear about last year's winner:
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void in Alaska, Hawaii, and where prohibited. Open to residents of the 48 contiguous US or DC who are 18 or older and the parents or guardians of a 2-7 year old child. Begins September 3, 2014 at 6 am ET and ends September 30, 2014 at 11:59 am ET. Limit one entry per person.
This updated story was originally published Sept. 3 at 8 a.m. ET.