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Wistful Facebook Comment Leads Dozens of Volunteers to Fulfill Bucket List Wish for Woman With MS

Several decades after Janelle Boston missed her chance to climb Mount Tyson, a group of volunteers rallied together to fulfill her childhood wish.

Dozens of Volunteers Answer the World’s Most Forlorn Love Letters Addressed to Shakespeare’s Juliet

This club of writers has responded to thousands of the world's most heartfelt and emotional love letters on behalf of Shakespeare's “Romeo and Juliet”.

As 650 Volunteers Form Human Chain to Help Library Move Its Books, GoPro Captures People’s Delight

With hundreds of volunteers standing shoulder-to-shoulder between the two buildings, the entire process took about 45 minutes.

Hundreds of Volunteers Have Prevented Violence By Helping 350,000 People in Sudan and Congo Make Personal Peace

In celebration of September 21 being the International Day of Peace, this organization is highlighting an astonishing 12-year legacy of helping hundreds of thousands...

Why Volunteers Are Rewarded With Longer Life, According to the Science of Kindness

Volunteers aren't just dedicating their time towards helping other people – their charitable actions have also been linked to longer life.

Ambulance Volunteers Have Granted Thousands of Senior Patients’ Dying Wishes for Free

There are over 270 volunteer medical workers who facilitate the final wishes of hundreds of senior patients around the world every year.

Government Shutdown Doesn’t Deter Military Volunteers From Beloved Tradition of Tracking Santa

More than 1,500 enthusiastic volunteers have stepped up to continue the tradition of monitoring Santa Claus's journey around the world.

Looking for Unpaid Interns or Volunteers to Assist on Upcoming Good News Project

Do you have skills that revolve around the internet, researching, writing, social media or working on Wordpress websites? GNN is looking for interns or volunteers...

More Than 70 Volunteers Fix Up Childhood Home So Homeless Veteran Can Move Back in

“This just blows me away that there are people that are really truly that kind. It absolutely restores my view of humanity,” says the 60-year-old veteran.

Volunteers Never Gave Up on Severely Injured Squirrel—Now in a Loving Home With Hot New Wheels

This little squirrel may not have had a chance at life if it weren't for these determined volunteers – now, she has a loving home and more mobility than ever.

Volunteers Give Away 1,500 Christmas Trees, Set Up Dozens More For Homeless

PJ Simiens and his friends wanted to make sure that families and homeless individuals who were affected by Hurricane Harvey can still have some Yuletide cheer in their lives.

Volunteers Transform Empty Las Vegas Lot into Healing Garden in Just Four Days

The healing garden has become a sanctuary for city citizens in Las Vegas – and all of the materials, labor, and funding came from volunteers.

100-Year-old Still Volunteers For Charity More Than Anyone Else

Harold Hager is being recognized as an unparalleled charitable worker – and he's older than any of his counterparts. The 100-year-old has been putting in...

On the Eve of World Environment Day, Volunteers Remove 160 Tons of Filth From Beach

On the eve of this most joyous of World Environment Days, hundreds of Indian volunteers have assisted in cleansing a beach of its 160...

Shark Attack Survivor Now Volunteers at the Place Her Life Was Saved

This 54-year-old woman used the horrifying events of her past as a catalyst for helping people in the future. Maria Korcsmaros was training for a triathlon last year when...

Bride of Canceled Wedding Donates Reception to Volunteers Instead

There may not have been a bride at this wedding, but there certainly was a lot of love. Jenna Yorkovich came to the unfortunate conclusion...

Volunteers Go ‘Rogue’, Ignore Police Lines to Rescue Pets Stranded in Fire Zone

When a fast-moving wildfire stranded dozens of pets behind fire lines, a group of Canadian truck hobbyists kicked their compassion into high-gear, and slipped...

Dog Stolen as Pup Returned to Family by Shelter Volunteers 100 Miles Away

This puppy's 100-mile journey home might have been a rough one if she hadn't been picked up by Jersey volunteers.

Dating Site That Hooks Up Volunteers Leads to a Valentine’s Day Wedding

He baked for others. That’s a big reason why she put Michael Webber in her list of favorites on iHeartVolunteers, the dating site for service-minded...

Volunteers Turn Abandoned Buildings into Apartments for Homeless Vets

Volunteers have started remodeling hundred-year-old apartments in Ohio to serve as new homes for homeless veterans. Iron Soup Historical Preservation is reworking old buildings in...