Heart warming stories of family, love, valor, honor, respect, self sacrifice… Someone who touched another life in a special way.
#34 A man giving his shoes to a homeless girl in Rio de Janeiro
#33 Clearing the road
#32 Japanese senior citizens volunteered to tackle the nuclear crisis at Fukushima power station so that young people wouldn’t have to subject themselves to radiation.
#31 A friendly neighbor on the East Coast offered power to those who need it after Superstorm Sandy hit.
#30 A boy who knows better than many adults
#29 On graduation day, this entire class shaved their heads.
#28 A young passerby rescuing stranger’s Shih Tzu who was hurled into the rough water by strong wind
#27 Amazing parents build the best Halloween costume for their kid
#26 A general’s birthday surprise
#25 Married for 64 years, James Burke spent his final moments of life laying out a future for his wife, who has Alzheimer’s.
#24 John Unger cradles his 19-year-old dog Schoep to sleep every night in Lake Superior so the buoyancy of the water can sooth his arthritic pain.
#23 The magic kindom of kindness
#22 BPD officer delivers milk to a family with young children during the lockdown
#21 Plaza Cleaners in Portland, OR, helped over 2,000 unemployed workers who couldn’t afford dry cleaning.
#20 Timeless love
#19 Chicago Christians showed up at a gay pride parade to apologize for homophobia in the Church.
#18 A tourist captured picture of an NYPD officer offering a homeless man a pair of all-weather boots and thermal socks on a frigid night.
#17 Money isn’t the only thing this bus driver returned
#16 A boy’s act of kindness
#15 Crowd raising man in wheel chair to see band perform
#14 An Afghan man offers tea to thirsty fighting American soldiers
#13 If you are needy, take for free
#12 A father’s love and devotion
#11 A heroic rescue
#10 Pet adoptions
#9 Sweet and thoughtful parents handed these out to everyone on their flight
#8 A resident in Little Ferry, New Jersey saved neighbours from flood waters brought on by Hurricane Sandy with his own jet ski.
#7 Free meal for the homeless
#6 If you need or want to read, help yourself
#5 Cyclists giving water to a thirsty kaola in Australia
#4 17-year-old Meghan Vogel helping her competitor to cross the finish line
#3 12-year-old Jose Rubio-Pavon with an inoperable brain tumor was sworn in as his city’s youngest police officer.
#2 Two children collaborating to rescue a dog who had fallen into a ravine.
#1 A firefighter administering oxygen to a cat rescued from a house fire