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12-Yr-Old Opens Food Pantry, Gets Huge Surprise From Tyson Foods

This girl is not even a teenager yet, but she’s feeding hundreds of people facing hunger in her community every month. Twelve-year-old Kenzie Hinson founded...

Moms Start Allergy-Friendly Food Pantry for Families Who Can’t Afford Special Diets

Two Kansas moms started the nation's first allergy-friendly food pantry after they both financially struggled because of their kids’ allergies.

High School Kids Start Food Pantry to Keep Classmates From Hunger

What started off as a student government project has become a full-scale, full-time resource for students in one North Carolina community who are living...

900 Lbs of Fruit Gleaned by Volunteers for Calif Food Pantry

Volunteers for the California-based Village Harvest picked more than 900 pounds of persimmons to give to people who might not have the money to...
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Residents Rally to L.A. Food Pantry’s Aid

Fliers distributed describing the local food pantry's 'extreme shortage' of food amid rising demand, led to 3,000 pounds of food flowing in. The...

Turtle Rescuers Have Been Using Recycled Bra Clasps to Save Injured Turtles

Rescued reptiles are getting a second lease on life thanks to a clever wildlife group that has been using bra clasps to fix cracked turtle shells.

LeBron James Opened School for District’s Most Hopeless Students – Their Latest Test Scores Are Astonishing

LeBron James opened an experimental school for Akron's most disadvantaged students – and now, their test scores are showing its success.

Town Has Uncanny Knack for Kindness in a Pinch, From Hurricane Weddings to Rescuing Lost Planes

When this compassionate town orchestrated a wedding for two hurricane evacuees, the groom said: “If I had a car, I wouldn’t leave. I love it here.”

Good Samaritan Gives Shoes to Man Crawling on Scorching Street

This good Samaritan is a prime example of Biblical kindness. David Lee Witherspoon Jr. was leaving his volunteer shift at a food pantry in Phoenix,...

Courageous 20-Year-old Prevents Church From Burning Down

CJ Sparks may have been sent by God to put out this church fire – or he may have just been in the right place...

Man Creates Gardens For Unwanted Bees, Grows Free Food in 30 Abandoned Lots

Even though the Ninth Ward of New Orleans has never fully recovered from the destruction of Hurricane Katrina, this man has created a lush oasis of...

High School Installs Washing Machines for Homeless Students

Though it may seem like a fairly basic commodity, some of these high school students don't have proper access to laundry machines. That's why East...

Number Of Hungry US Kids Drops To Lowest Level Since Before Recession

The number of Americans struggling to get enough to eat last year showed a big decline, according to a new report that revealed good...

3 Things You Can Do to Alleviate the Back-to-School Burden On Homeless Families

It’s mid­-August and the stores are bustling with families scrambling to get their school supplies before the school year begins. Children are excitedly choosing...

Little Free Pantries Spread Goodies From Sidewalks, Let Neighbors Pay it Forward

If you’re already a fan of the Little Free Libraries that provide free books to anyone passing by, then get ready for the Little...

Mom Made it her Mission to Go to Hospitals to Cook Healthy Food for Kids With Cancer

Danielle Cook’s son was only 11 years old when he was diagnosed with stage three Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a type of cancer that affects the...

College Kids Give Sweet Online Surprise to Snack Stand Worker (LOOK)

The internet can often be a cesspool of negativity and criticism – but every once in a while, it can be used for good,...

They Clear Clutter With Online Auctions, Give Money to Locals Down on Their Luck

Shelley Kohut and a team of volunteers have become social media philanthropists funding temporary financial needs in their Canadian community one Facebook auction at...

18 Chart-Topping Examples of Kindness in 2015

Here's a way to start your New Year with a full heart!  We've collected our favorite stories from 2015 to remind you how good humanity can be –...

Promise to Her Grandmother Brings Better Life to Native Americans

A little girl’s promise to her grandmother has meant nine million dollars in goods and services for Native Americans on a South Dakota reservation. Today,...