‘I told her I was feeling really low. ’: Woman says friendships are about people who say ‘I’m here for you’ and prove it
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12-Yr-Old With Heart Of Gold Sets Out To Mow 50 Neighbors’ Lawns For Free.
Julie Housley of Springfield, Utah, was scrolling through her social media feed when she came across a story that made her pause. The story was...Read more
Security Guard Bikes 3 Miles To Return Stranger’s Wallet So Neighbors Buy Him A Car.
One night, security guard Aina Townsend of Maui, Hawaii, found a wallet that had been left behind in a customer's cart at the grocery store...Read more
Community Rallies To Bring Beloved NY Bookstore Back From The Brink Of Closure.
New York's Strand Bookstore is basically a legend. It opened in 1927 and has been operating as a family-owned business ever since. But like so...Read more
75-Yr-Old Graduates College With 22-Yr-Old Granddaughter At Her Side.
It's much easier to get through college when you have family supporting you and friends studying next to you. Melody Ormond was lucky enough to...Read more
Kindergartners Cheer On 5-Yr-Old With Cerebral Palsy As He Walks Across Gym.
When Dallas sports anchor Pat Doney and his wife Sheleena adopted their son Hudson as a newborn, they knew he would face unique challenges his...Read more
Teen Breaks Down When Caseworker Surprises Her With Tickets To See Grandparents.
Kids enter foster care for all kinds of reasons. Despite being cared for by someone else, many of them still have extended family members that...Read more
Sanitation Workers Surprise 3-Yr-Old BFF With Fun Birthday Parade.
Whenever Lena Riley of Henderson, Nevada, hears the rumble of sanitation trucks on her street, she always rushes outside with a huge smile on her...Read more
21-Yr-Old With Downs Has The Most Heartwarming Reaction To Surprise Birthday Parade.
Mikayla DaPonte of Fall River, Massachusetts, had big plans for her 21st birthday. She and her mom were going to take a trip to Foxwoods Resort...Read more
Roommates Lift Neighbors’ Spirits With Impromptu Street Concerts.
Dominique Burton and Benjamin Kosberg of St. Louis, Missouri, have plenty of free time these days. The roommates are among the millions staying at home...Read more
Community Celebrates 6-Yr-Old’s Birthday With Adorable “Drive-By” Party.
Stacey Harvey of Elk Grove, California, knew she would have to get creative when it came to celebrating her daughter's birthday in March. After all,...Read more
Celebrities Sing “Imagine” Together In Self-Isolation To Lift Fans’ Spirits.
The coronavirus pandemic has left many of us feeling anxious and helpless, but there's comfort in knowing we aren't alone. The outbreak has touched everyone's...Read more
Holiday Lights Inspire Nonverbal Teen With Autism To Speak For The 1st Time.
Holiday light displays are always a delight, but they recently went a step further by bringing about a "Christmas miracle" for a 13-year-old and her...Read more
Friends Carry Man With Muscular Dystrophy Up 5,800-Ft Mountain To Fulfill His Dream.
Hiking a steep mountain trail isn't for the faint of heart. It requires physical strength and a determined mind... or a wonderful group of friends....Read more
Barber Pulls Chair Outside To Soothe Boy With Autism During Haircut.
School picture day was approaching, and Brycen Juby's hair was looking a little bit shaggy. Brycen is 7 years old, and for the past few...Read more
Baby Can’t Stop Laughing During Dad’s Adorable Alphabet Lesson.
There's nothing quite as lovely as a baby's full-fledged belly laugh. Something about the way they throw their little heads back with reckless abandon just...Read more
Deployed Son Returns Home Early & Sneaks Up To Surprise Bus Driver Mom At Work.
Ever since her son joined the military at 18 years old, Joquina Williams has put on a brave face. Like all other military moms, she's...Read more
Kind Stranger Buys Dinner For 11 Kids Before Prom, Then Leaves Touching Advice.
Prom is a rite of passage for teenagers. It may not always be the magical night TV and movies promise, but it's usually an evening...Read more
Aquarium Finds Boy’s Favorite Stuffed Snake & Perform Adorable “Emergency Surgery.”
Oscar Staben is a four year old who absolutely loves his stuffed snake, whom he calls Pythie. When Oscar and his family traveled from their...Read more