Do you ever have a really hard few days and need to put your life back into perspective? That’s how I’ve felt lately. Filing for a 501c3 status is hard work, challenging, and really quite exhausting — especially when you aren’t completely sure what you’re doing. Sometimes you just need to remember the reasons and[…]
Principal Sings School is Closed. Today, principal from Moses Brown School in Providence decided to announce their school is closed by making a parody video of Disney’s “Let it Go” from their 2013 Frozen. While this may not be a random act of kindness, it sure put a lot of smiles on faces today. Not[…]
Candle Giveaway to Raise Funds for Suicide Prevention We are currently helping a local nonprofit, Common Ground, raise funds for their Rise Detroit Charity Challenge. Anyone that donates at least $10 to the link below will be automatically entered to win FOUR free all natural soy candles! This is a $58 value. So by helping[…]
Robin Williams Was Not Weak. I learned of Robin Williams’ death yesterday, as did the rest of the world. I had been wanting to write something about it, but wasn’t sure how to put it into words, until I saw the vast amount of tweets discussing how suicide is a decision made by the weak.[…]
Man Saves Family From House Fire William Pranke and his 12-year-old daughter were driving through a neighborhood in Phoenix on Sunday afternoon when they spotted a home that was on fire. Pranke went in to rescue the family and their dogs. CBS 5 – KPHO
Lowe’s Employees Fix Veteran’s Wheelchair Michael Sulsona, a Vietnam Veteran that lost both of his legs, was in need of a new wheelchair. He had been trying for two years to get a replacement wheelchair from the VA, only to be told that he did not qualify. While shopping at Lowe’s, his wheelchair[…]
Heartwarming Thai Commercial Yes, this video is a commercial, but it is SO great! I absolutely love the message behind it and think it needs to be seen and shared. If you don’t feel something after watching, then maybe go out and try to be more like the man featured in this video.
Hospice Patient Sees Nature One Last Time This photo is from Snohomish County. An elderly former forest ranger/hospice patient had a last wish to see the outdoors and experience nature one last time. These firefighters carried him into the forest and made his wish come true.
Lung Transplant Meets Donor’s Mother Two New York women, Diana Rodriguez and Lyndsey McLaughlin, would never have met if it weren’t for one special man. Adrian Rodriguez was Diana’s son and Lyndsey’s Lung donor. Lyndsey was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis when she was 2 and struggled her whole life with the disease that fill your[…]
Rescuing Puppy from 350′ Deep Canyon Hero doesn’t even begin to describe Zak Anderegg. He risked his life to save a puppy, whom he later named Riley, that was trapped in a 350’ canyon. Zak scaled down the canyon to save Riley. When Zak got to Riley, he realized the pup was in terrible condition,[…]