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Man Quits Day Job to Soothe Dementia Patients With Nostalgic Barber Shop Experience

He even sets up a little glowing barber pole and a jukebox so the patients can listen to the music their heard when they were younger.

After Spending Years Trying to Cut Autistic Boy’s Hair, Compassionate Barber Has Breakthrough

Not only was she finally able to give the boy a full haircut, but she is now able to comfortably host dozens of other clients just like Jordie Rowland.

Man Gives Free Haircuts To Homeless on Street Corner, So Stranger Buys Him His Own Barbershop

Brennon Jones loves cutting hair, but there’s one thing he loves even more: cutting hair for the homeless. He’s been at it for a while...

Barber Lies Down on Floor to Cut Hair of 6-Year-Old Boy With Autism

Determined to get the job done, Mr. Jacob follows him around the salon with his tools—and kindness— so he can finish the cut.

Barber Goes Extra Mile For Boy With Autism, Cuts Hair in the Car

When this 16-year-old boy started having anxiety in the middle of a haircut, his mom figured he would be walking away with half a head...

Barber Offers Free Haircuts For Men Going to Job Interviews

For Brazilians short on cash, these free haircuts can really give them a leg up on making a good impression during a job interview.

Barber Gives Free Haircuts to Kids If They Read Stories to Him

It’s a deal you can’t beat — an Iowa barber traded free haircuts to kids if they would read to him while in his...
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The Barber in the Park: Man Called Joe Helps the Homeless and Inspires a Community

For the last 25 years, the man known as Joe the Barber has been offering homeless people in Hartford, Connecticut free haircuts in the...
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Strangers Unite Online to Save Barbershop Ransacked in Riots

89 year-old Aaron Biber's barbershop has been a mainstay in his Tottenham neighborhood for 41 years, but it took one night of rioting to...
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Strangers Unite Online to Save Barbershop Ransacked in Riots

89 year-old Aaron Biber's barbershop has been a mainstay in his Tottenham neighborhood for 41 years, but it took one night of rioting to...
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Barber Cuts Down Dropout Rates (Video)

A barber in Southern California is trimming more than hair. By encouraging kids to read, he is helping cut down illiteracy and dropout rates....

Good News in History, March 24

Happy 45th Birthday to Jim Parsons, the Houston actor who studied theater and went on to win two Emmy Awards for his lead role...

The Homeless in San Diego Are Getting Jobs Thanks to a 16-Year-old Boy

Thanks to 16-year-old Kevin Barber, an innovative program is paying homeless people to perform jobs for the city so they can get back on their feet.

Good News in History, December 12

  100 years ago today, an Irish immigrant, Father Ed Flanagan, opened Boys Town as a home for wayward boys in Nebraska. After arriving in...

Misfortune Leads Man Preparing For Doomsday to His Destiny: Saving Lives in Puerto Rico

Joseph Badame has spent decades preparing to save friends and family from an inevitable doomsday – but now, he will be saving a different...

Plane Passengers Are Left “In Awe” of Woman’s Kindness Towards Agitated Boy With Autism

Many of us have experienced the strain of being on an airplane when a young child starts getting upset – and while most passengers...

Arcade Workers Show Great Kindness to Overwhelmed Autistic Boy

When her 4-year-old autistic son became overwhelmed by the crowds at the local arcade, this mom was resigned to the fact that her kids...

Photographer Offers to Take Free Graduation Photos for Kids Who Can’t Afford Them

Richard Wah doesn't have any photos of his high school graduation – that's because he didn't have the money to pay for a photographer when he...

Family of 6 Boys Donates Combined 17 Feet Of Hair After Friend’s Death

This family of seven wanted to make a difference in the lives of other cancer survivors like their late friend – so they donated all of their hair for wigs.

Pope Opens Free Laundromat for Rome’s Poor

Pope Francis just opened a facility containing six washing machines and dryers free to be used by Rome's homeless population.