While passengers were waiting for the train in downtown Philadelphia, they witnessed a man fall onto the tracks while he was walking by. Without hesitation, a kind stranger jumps on the tracks to come to his rescue!
Not your normal day waiting for the subway, but it was a heroic act by one man who didn't want another person to get seriously injured or hit by a train. A few people were in shock and just stood around, but a majority of them did everything they could to help this man. Thank God for the heroic man jumping on the tracks, this one was a nail-biter for sure!
"We who are strong have an obligation to bear with the failings of the weak, and not to please ourselves. Let each of us please his neighbor for his good, to build him up." - Romans 15:1-2 more >>
A South Los Angeles man has been hailed a hero for building a portable home for a homeless grandmother in his neighborhood. The random act of kindness has inspired a new campaign to help other homeless people, particularly children and U.S. military veterans, and donations are pouring in.
Elvis Summers, 37, had no idea how impacted he would be after sparking up an unlikely bond with Irene McGhee, also known as "Smokie."
The 60-year-old widow, who has been homeless for 10 years since losing her late husband and her home, used to sleep in the dirt on Summers' street. She would stop by his apartment near 30th and Van Buren every other day to collect recyclables, which is how they formed a friendship. more >>
Ann-Marie Servos had lived a comfortable life as a successful real estate agent until she was diagnosed with Leukemia. With her wedding a few months away, doctors said it's possible she doesn't make it past the weekend. So her friends rushed a wedding to happen very soon. Regardless of what the doctors said, her nurse wouldn't let her give up on life.
Her nurse knew that if she kept fighting, they may find someone who can donate bone marrow and potentially save her life. This is something that Ann-Marie struggled to make a decision with. But, this nurse helped her fight cancer and grow her faith. She went from a patient that was given a few days to live, to completely beating the cancer and inspiring all those around her.
Ann-Marie is now graduating from college to become a nurse and return the favor. In honor of all those who helped her along the way. more >>
Johnny Georges is a farmer who lives a simple life, and has a brilliant idea. His humility, perseverance, care for his presentation, and heartfelt response changes the tide of his Shark Tank interview.
He starts his presentation off by show a passion for improving the lives of his farmers. The judges feel very moved, but at the same time, they push back. A few of their responses brought Johnny's confidence down, but he didn't stop believing.
They attacked his lack of business experience, with Kevin O'Leary being especially aggressive. The sharks were shocked that he has not raised the price of his product and expanded his market for profit. Unfortunately, he has no idea how the business world works and is trying his hardest to impress the judges and hopefully have them invest. more >>
Even though this young boy is disabled, he never fails to live life to the fullest. Braylon O'Neill is a resident of Cranston, Rhode Island and in most ways, he's just like any other 6-year-old around the country. He has no bones in his lower legs, and still manages to get around thanks to a brilliant technology advancement.
His friends call him "Bray," and he does many thing with them. Braylon loves to swim, run, play golf, learn the drums and a whole lot more. Unfortunately, Braylon was born with a birth defect. He had no bones in his lower legs and has to use prosthetic legs to do all these things. Microsoft found him, after seeing a video someone posted of him playing at an event. They contacted the family and used his story in an ad for the Super Bowl in 2015. A commercial like this will touch anyone's heart, that loves to play sports. Braylon is a hero for many people, and an inspiration for all.
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One in nine people do not have access to clean water, and one in four do not have toilets. Woman and children around the world spend 140 million hours a day collecting water for families. It's a statistic that is unbelievable.
Three mothers and a common cause is the message in the video. They are trying to be a part of a solution to change these numbers. Water.org is a dedicated website that includes "innovative, market-based solutions that change lives every day through safe water and sanitation." For nearly 20 years, they have supported these efforts, which helps provide families with money needed access clean water and sanitation.
Can you imagine waking up every day, not knowing if you will have clean water? Or a sanitary place to go to the bathroom? It is almost unimaginable, yet it is happening to so many people around the world. We must do our best to stop this from happening! more >>