Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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FREDERICTON. x-20s. A young New Brunswick girl who inspired people around the world to perform random acts of kindness has been honoured posthumously with the Order of New Brunswick. Becca Schofield died in February at the age of 18 -- two years after being diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. Her movement on social media with the hashtag #BeccaToldMeTo quickly went viral and inspired ongoing acts of compassion and generosity. Her mother Anne Schofield says she's proud of her daughter.

("...be nice.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

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TAG: Schofield was one of 11 recipients of the award this year who are being recognized for their work in the arts, sports, community, health and justice.

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