• Customer Buys Bike For Father Of Three Who Walks Four Hours To Work Everyday
    Jul14

    Customer Buys Bike For Father Of Three Who Walks Four Hours To Work Everyday

    Each night on his way to work, Jim Copeland stops at a Circle K in Springfield, Illinois to pick up a bottle of water and a doughnut, often chatting with the clerk who’s there every night. Each night on his way to work, Jim Copeland stops at a Circle K in Springfield, Illinois to pick up a bottle of water and a doughnut, often chatting with the clerk who’s there every night. Over time, the clerk revealed to Copeland that he...

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    Homeless Man Donates $10K To Shelter To “Make Sure His Friends Are Safe”
    Jun06

    Homeless Man Donates $10K To Shelter To “Make Sure His Friends Are Safe”

    Sometimes, those who have endured the most difficult of hardships are the ones who cultivate the most compassion. Such can definitely be said about an anonymous homeless man who donated $10,000 to a shelter in order By Amanda Froelich (True Activist) Sometimes, those who have endured the most difficult of hardships are the ones who cultivate the most compassion. Such can definitely be said about an anonymous homeless man who donated...

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    This 7-Year-Old Boy Turned A Passion For Recycling Into A Full-On Business | True Activist
    Feb07

    This 7-Year-Old Boy Turned A Passion For Recycling Into A Full-On Business | True Activist

    So far, the 7-year-old has saved $10,000 for college. By Brianna Acuesta Living in California, where recycling is encouraged and rewarded, 7-year-old Ryan Hickman developed a passion for recycling when he was just a toddler. What started out as an obsession with sorting things, first the cans and bottles then the change he got in exchange for recycling, quickly turned into so much more. After his first experience with the recycling...

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    After Teaching Himself To Sew, This 12-Year-Old Made 800+ Toys For Sick Kids | True Activist 
    Jan29

    After Teaching Himself To Sew, This 12-Year-Old Made 800+ Toys For Sick Kids | True Activist 

    Quite frequently, it seems, the world learns of young activists who are dedicating their time and talents to helping others. By Amanda Froelich Quite frequently, it seems, the world learns of young activists who are dedicating their time and talents to helping others. From a 9-year-old girl who builds tiny homes for the homeless to a pre-teen boy who passes out free sandwiches to those on the streets, they’re inspiring many, as...

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    Grieving Man Dresses as Santa Claus to Bring Gifts to Homeless New Yorkers – Good News Network
    Dec24

    Grieving Man Dresses as Santa Claus to Bring Gifts to Homeless New Yorkers – Good News Network

    Mike Connell has had a tough year – so, in an effort to reclaim the Christmas spirit, he dressed up as Santa Claus and made New York City streets merrier. Mike Connell has been struggling with grief since his wife of 25 years passed away from cancer. Although they were not married at the time she died, the two remained close over many years. In an effort to reclaim his Christmas spirit, the Queens resident dressed up as Santa Claus...

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    Teen Uses $25K Bar Mitzvah Money To Donate 800 Pairs Of Nike Shoes | True Activist
    Nov29

    Teen Uses $25K Bar Mitzvah Money To Donate 800 Pairs Of Nike Shoes | True Activist

    Rather than keep the money for himself, this inspiring 13-year-old used all $25k to assist those who could use a helping hand. By Amanda Froelich $25,000 is a lot of money, especially considering the average American has less than $1,000 in their bank account in case of an emergency. Regardless, what’s most impressive is that a young man named Drew Frank recognized this and used the money to help others, rather than himself. KTRK...

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