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Kimberly Springer and 6-month old Adam Courtney

Woman Donates Part of her Liver to a Child She Didn’t Even Know

While the season of giving flourished in department stores, the true meaning of the word was demonstrated in a hospital in North Carolina. A...
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CARE Comes to Rescue: Builds Tremor-Proof Homes in India

CARE and The Federation of India’s Chambers of Commerce have joined forces on one of the biggest rehabilitation projects since a devastating earthquake ripped...
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Fencing Program Enriches Inner City Kids

Life was frustrating amid the poverty and violence of the housing projects in Newark, New Jersey. So Peter Westbrook’s mother encouraged him to channel...
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Emotional Reunions for Koreans after 50 years

Emotions ran high this week at Seoul's Convention Center in South Korea as 100 Korean families from both sides of the border were reunited...

“Firefighters ROCK” Screamed Signs at Homemade Parade Honoring Colorado Firefighters

Pine Junction, Colorado- On June 24th, 2000, citizens saluted firefighters with a hometown parade honoring their bravery and hard work. Children rode bicycles with signs...

Youth Volunteers Deliver Caring Friendships to Armenian Elderly Shut-Ins

An Armenian Red Cross project to help elderly refugees has resulted in some unexpected friendships. The Psycho Social Care for Elderly Refugees project, started...

Sealy Helps Provide A Bed for Every Child

Sealy Posturepedic has committed to fund the building of 200 beds for children living in poverty in Costa Rica. Sealy has also indicated a desire...
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Shoe Stores and Basketball Coaches Donate Loads of Sneakers to Poor Kids

Inspired by compassionate college basketball coaches and retail sales struggles, companies are donating millions of pairs of shoes to help children in impoverished countries. After food, clean...
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Teaching Kids to Ride Bikes

Today was an interesting day. The phone had rang last night and told me where to go. The program was teaching disabled children how to...
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Toastmaster Convicts Travel To Schools

Success is inevitable for one Toastmasters club formed in prison because the inmates, who create and maintain the club, support and nurture each other...
The Heifer Project in Zambia

Give a Gift That Will Feed Hungry Kids For Years To Come

Do you want to give an imaginative gift and feed hungry children in Chicago or Shanghai at the same time? Now you can give...
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Captain’s Crew Saved Thanks to Miracle Ten Dollar Bill

By the time 22 Pakistani sailors had made it to safe harbor off the tip of Texas on the eve of Thanksgiving in 1998,...
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Israeli Peace Deal Signing Leads Way To Final Settlement Talks

President Clinton pushed for an agreement and finally got one between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Yasir Arafat after nine...
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The Doctor is a Clown?!?

Do you like the academy award-winning actor Robin Williams? Does free medical care sound like a good idea to you? How about a movie...

17 Year-Old Out To Prove That Guys Are Not Idiots!

Rob Sowell, 17, has always loved children. Even when he was in elementary school, he gave up recesses to watch the smaller kids while...
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Operation Smile Turning Disfigured Faces into Smiling Faces

In 16 years, Operation Smile has treated over 45,000 children and young adults with deformities in the U.S. and abroad, offering hope and changing...
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Sage In Toyland: Slinky CEO Cares About Her Employees

I had to call Betty. I hadn’t talked to her in a while. I had met Betty a few years ago when I toured...
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Basketball Player Dikembe Mutombo Gives $2 Million to Congo Hospital

Atlanta Hawks center Dikembe Mutombo has announced that he will donate $2 million toward the building of a planned $44 million hospital and medical...

Nursing Homes: Transforming Homes for the Dying into Homes for the Living …the Eden Alternative

When Bill Thomas graduated from Harvard Medical School he had no intention of working in a nursing home -- too depressing. “I went out...
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United Colors of Benetton Offers The Hopeful Picture of Life between Palestinians and Israelis

The fashion industry is not usually associated with social or political conscience... Benetton is an exception. Benetton is known for its innovative advertising, where “issues...