Random Acts of Kindness Program

Random Acts of KindnessNominate an outstanding citizen of St. Peters for the Random Acts of Kindness Program.

St. Peters' Random Acts of Kindness Program was created by the Board of Aldermen and Mayor to help citizens recognize fellow citizens for going above and beyond with demonstrations of acts of kindness in our community.

No one is too young or too old to make a difference, and no act of kindness is too small! Help St. Peters celebrate the good and nominate someone for a Random Acts of Kindness award.

Purpose & Objective

  • To recognize acts by people in our community that make St. Peters a great place to live;
  • To motivate all citizens to see the good happening in their community;
  • To celebrate above and beyond kindness during regular Board of Aldermen meetings.

Eligibility Guidelines

  • Nominees must be individuals who reside or own a business in the City of St. Peters
  • Groups are also eligible
  • There is no age limit
  • The Mayor and Board of Aldermen, as well as their immediate family, are not eligible to make nominations nor receive awards
  • Acts not eligible for an award include, but are not limited to: specific job or volunteer duties; matters of political controversy, ideological or religious responsibilities, or those contrary to the City of St. Peters policies

Nomination Procedure

The nomination procedure shall include the filing of the Random Acts of Kindness nomination form (see printable downloads on the right) at City Hall located at One St. Peters Centre Boulevard, St. Peters, MO 63376, by email to this address, or online through the link at the top of this page. Any questions can be directed to 636-477-6600. Specific examples must be cited identifying ways in which the nominee went above and beyond to demonstrate acts of kindness to benefit the community or individual(s) outside of the nominee's own family. Nominations are accepted on an ongoing basis but must be submitted at least 30 days prior to the presentation date for consideration that quarter. Nominations are reviewed and considered by a committee of staff members appointed by the City Administrator. The committee will inform the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the recipients selected for the Award.

Award & Recognition

Awards will be given four times per calendar year or at the discretion of the committee. Recipients will be recognized quarterly at a regularly scheduled Board of Aldermen meeting and will receive a Random Acts of Kindness Certificate signed by the Mayor. Recipients may also be recognized in City of St. Peters publications.

Learn about recent Random Acts of Kindness Honorees below:

Roy Bumstead, Ward 1

Nominated by Donald and Rose Mundwiller, presented on Oct. 26, 2023

Random Acts of Kindness Award for Roy Bumstead, Oct. 26, 2023

Pictured above: Roy Bumstead, surrounded by family, is presented with a Random Acts of Kindness Certificate of Recognition. Nominators Donald and Rose Mundwiller are to the left of Roy. To the right, among family members, are Ward 1 Alderman Rocky Reitmeyer and Ward 1 Alderman Joyce Townsend 

Roy Bumstead of Ward 1 received a Random Acts of Kindness Award for being a wonderful neighbor. He assisted a neighbor by cutting up a large limb that fell into their yard, and he regularly volunteers to cut neighbors’ lawns when they need help. He was thanked for his kindness and willingness to help others in need. Roy, thank you for your kindness and willingness to help others in need. You are a great role model, and you help make St. Peters a great place to live!

His neighbors, Don and Rose Mundwiller, nominated Roy.