Inclusion Films, started by veteran filmmaker Joey Travolta (brother of actor John Travolta) in 2007, is a teaching studio for aspiring filmmakers with developmental disabilities. Students build sets, edit footage, act in projects, and are involved in every aspect of the filmmaking process. The program encourages independence, self-confidence, communication, and collaboration through acting and digital […]
We bet you haven’t seen a bookstore like this before. It is no surprise it sits in the Downtown Project of Las Vegas. The Writer’s Block Book Shop, Las Vegas’ only independent bookstore and it’s studio, Codex, offers free writing workshops to Las Vegas students and writers. They have workshops, events and field trips to […]
Here comes a great heartwarming story. Sergeant First Class Jerry Holcomb spent 13 years serving America through the United States Army. During his many years of service, Jerry was awarded two Purple Hearts, two Bronze Stars and many more from several different tours in Afghanistan and Iraq. To thank this army veteran for his invaluable […]
Not so often we have the opportunity to hear men cover female songs. And it’s even rarer for those covers to be any good. But this one is an absolute exception and you just have to hear this boy sing! Last year, Fernando Daniel, a singer and songwriter from Estarreja, Portugal came to the audition […]
DESPITE her long curly tail and excellent climbing skills, this animal is neither a monkey or a lemur. Stella from Florida, USA is a kinkajou, a rainforest mammal native to Central and South America. This exotic animal may not be your first choice for a pet, however it was for Justin and Samantha Powell.
Angus the Golden Retriever Puppy is 10 weeks old and ready to explore what this world has to offer. He confidently makes his way to his local beach in Seaford on Port Phillip Bay, Melbourne, Australia. You are too cute, Angus!
Cotswold Wildife Park is celebrating the birth of a litter of five Eurasian wolf cubs. What makes this celebration even more special is the fact that they are the first to be born at the park in its 47-year history! The parents are two-year-old Ash and three-year old Ember who are also quite new in […]
A feisty duck has chosen a pretty unusual best friend – a loving golden retriever. Proud duck owner Pam Ishiguro has a flock of seven ducks but her four-year-old Pekin duck Rudy and golden retriever Barclay have formed the strongest bond. The Orange County-based mum said: “The animals are much like my two boys – […]
In 2006, Sher Polvinale and her late husband, Joe, created a senior pet sanctuary in their home. Sanctuary residents are dogs and cats who have lost their families and homes through no fault of their own. Because of their advanced age and various medical conditions, they have little chance of being adopted. Currently, nearly two-dozen […]
Mr. Mo Project teamed up with singer/songwriters Dan Tillery and David G to write a happy and heartwarming song about senior dog adoption and HooplaHa-Only Good News was there to create a music video that will inspire dog lovers everywhere! The Mr. Mo Project is a 501(c)(3) non-profit group started by Chris and Mariesa Hughes […]
BUILD is a non-profit organization that uses entrepreneurship to ignite the potential of the youth who are most at-risk of dropping out of high school. More specifically, BUILD supplements traditional education with the skills to develop and run their own small businesses. BUILD was established in 1999 in the San Francisco Bay Area and has […]
Some necessities in life are expensive… like diapers. Parents of babies have no choice but to purchase them; but what if they can’t afford them? DC Diaper Bank is here to help. Started by Corinne Cannon, DC Diaper Bank focussing on providing diapers to the less fortunate. It works to provide an adequate and reliable […]
Most pets are extremely scared of vacuums. Without fail, when a vacuum gets turned on, any pet in the room, either cat or dog will magically disappear. However, one cat in Russia stands far above the rest. Andrey Lebedev posted a video of his cat Rijka playing with an extension of Andrey’s vacuum cleaner. Rijka’s […]
July is National Hot Dog month! A delicious hot-dog makes your stomach very happy. Chicago’s legendary hot-dog destination, Hot Doug’s, built its entire business around serving up this kind of happiness. No matter your order, they guarantee you’ll leave smiling. Unfortunately, they’re now closed but they are by no means forgotten. Hot Doug’s was a […]
Nickie Alarie does not know the word ‘can’t.’ Born with a hand deformity she doesn’t have use of her second hand like we do. Her ‘small’ hand only allows her a low range of capability. Nicki, an 8-year-old from a small town in Ontario, Canada, goes to school, plays with friends, plays soccer, rides horses, […]
Cat cafés are popping up all over the United States, but this one is VERY unique. Based in Orlando, Florida, this Cat Café is both a cat adoption center and a coffee shop that donates all of its profits to charitable causes. When founder Sandra Cagan was turning 50, she realized she wanted to do […]
Babies are already super cute, but put them in tiny martial arts robes and safety gear, and you really have something precious. Here is video of two little kids have a very professional Tae Kwon Do duel, complete with a referee, scoring, and a cheering audience.
Now that the kids are out of school they will most likely sit inside on the computer all day like the rest of us adults. But if you’re interested in at least trying to get the kids outside this summer, here’s a very cool and simple arts and crafts project to make a tiny toy […]
One elderly lady had the morning of her life, just because of a very friendly police officer. But there’s more! One woman in Utah asked for help after her microwave went crazy on Saturday morning. Officer Kristian Johnson was sent to her home to help. After fixing the microwave, the officer asked if he could […]
Meet Tim Harris! Tim is the owner of “world’s friendliest restaurant,” Tim’s Place! He also loves giving hugs to all of his customers, especially since his birthday falls on National Hug Day. Every year, Tim hosts a Hug-A-Thon in efforts to raise $10,000 for charity — adding up to over 2,000 hugs!