Tag Archives: Amazing

The Lift Garage Is Fixing Cars and People’s Lives

Lift Garage Executive Director Cathy Heying initially knew nothing about car repair. At 38-years-old, she went back to school for auto technology. To date, Cathy and The Lift Garage has saved Minneapolis residents over $30,000 in repair bills. Her mission is to lifts spirits, lives and families through their struggles.

Dancer’s Incredible Footwork Makes Crowd Go Wild!

Meet Sam West and Autumn Jones, one of the seven dancing couples in the 2017 Grand Nationals Carolina Classic dance competition. Sam and Autumn were the very first contestants asked to show their dancing talent – and that’s exactly what they did. The couple wowed the crowd with an incredible version of the shag featuring […]

Student Recycles To Help Smile Train Charity

Recycling can improve the world in many ways. One of our favorites comes from a very caring high school student. Sonali Ranaweera was given $100 as a gift and decided she was going to use that money to help people. That’s when Recycling4Smiles was born. She got the idea to recycle the cans & bottles […]

Great Dane Dog Befriends Wild Horses

This sanctuary rescues wild horses from auctions where they’re rounded up to be sold to anyone who will buy them. All of the horses who are coming in are saved from terrible fates. When they come in they are usually severely traumatized, and not that keen to come near people for quite some time. But […]

Fearless Free Falling Females

What are you most afraid of? New experiences? Small spaces? Heights? Meet the Joy Riders, an all female, international skydiving and base jumping team. They represent joy, passion, inspiration, and work to motivate their audience to go after what they want most in life. Check out this awesome video so you you can experience what […]

Animeals: Feeding The Pets Of Home-Ridden Residents

Animeals is giving Fairfield County, Connecticut residents a chance to spend more time with their pets instead of worrying about what to feed them. After seeing many Meals on Wheels clients were giving their furry friends human food, New Opportunities, Inc. started Animeals – Meals on Wheels for animals! Every month, Animeals receives more than […]

USPS Chief Elf Answers Children’s Letters To Santa

Thousands of children each year send their wishes to Santa. Where do the letters really go? Do they get answered? Did you know there is a Chief Elf at the United States Post Office who help makes children’s holiday wishes come true? Pete Fontana reports directly to Santa as Chief Elf. For the past 21 […]

Sacramento Kings Make Autistic High Schooler NBA Ball Girl

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to drain a three point shot on a real NBA court? Jocyleen Ditico, a high schooler from California was given just the opportunity. Jocyleen suffers from the Autism spectrum disorder. Through the support of her guardians and the watchful eye of the high school basketball coach, […]

Inner City Kayaking Camp Teaches Teens to Persevere Through Adversity

After 9/11, Jesse Stone wanted to do something for the inner city youth. They had not been directly impacted by a traumatic global event, but were already enduring many untold struggles closer to home. That’s when she decided to create the Inner City Kayaking Camp for New York City youth. She chose kayaking as her […]

Little Boy Belts Out “Rise Up” Solo – When His Classmates Join You’ll Get Chills

It’s hard to believe the kids in the video below are just rehearsing… because they are definitely performance-ready. The elementary and middle school choir at Baltimore’s Cardinal Shehan School has gone wildly viral thanks to an incredible video of 30 children singing Andra Day’s powerful anthem “Rise Up.” If you’re looking for some more amazing […]

Grab Your Tissues! Deaf Baby Hears Mom Say I Love You For The First Time

It didn’t take long before Charly’s parents realized something was not quite right with their newborn baby girl. She didn’t respond to sound at all. They began to suspect to that their daughter had a hearing problem. Of course, as a parent, you hope for the best for your child and do everything in your […]

Unique Ice Sculptures Will Take Your Breath Away — Ithaca Ice Wars

Every winter, world class carvers travel to Ithaca, NY to show off their sculpting skills in a national ice carving event known as Ithaca Ice Wars. Sculptors spend an entire day transforming giant blocks of ice into breathtaking pieces of frozen artwork. Call us crazy, but we suddenly have a newfound appreciation for the chilly […]

The Coolest People Of The Month

October has been another excellent month for awesomeness. To celebrate that People Are Awesome made this compilation video of amazing people doing extraordinary things features sand dune skiing, windsurfing, trick shots, bmx tricks and wingsuit flying! It’s okay to be a little proud for being human.

The Best Things Come In Small Packages! This 3lb Therapy Dog Proves It

At just 3 pounds, this therapy dog may be small, but he’s on a big mission! His goal? To spread hope, smiles, and comfort to everyone he meets. Julie Steines’ search for her first dog led her to Norbert, an adorable Chihuahua, Cairn Terrier, and Lhasa Apso mix. Julie was immediately drawn to Norbert, but […]

Passionate About Helping Others, 11-Year-Old Donates Shoes To Kids In Need

Ever since Emily Inch was a little girl, she wanted to help less fortunate children in her community. When she was very little, she was unusually generous, donating toys and clothes that she didn’t want anymore. As she grew older and became more aware of challenges that her schoolmates face, she realized that she could make […]

Orphaned Children Get A Second Chance Thanks To Miracle Foundation

After quitting her job to travel the world for a year, this woman found her passion… in bringing life-changing care to the world’s orphans. Caroline Boudreaux founded Miracle Foundation on Mother’s Day in 2000 with the goal of empowering orphans to reach their full potential. This Austin, Texas-based non-profit organization is ensuring that orphans have […]

Grassroots Ministry Builds Homes For Our Heroes

In Winston-Salem, NC, 25% of veterans make up the homeless population. When returning from service, most veterans return home without the proper tools to adjust adequately to civilian life. Whole Man Ministries has created the project Homes 4 Our Heroes as a way to bring homeless veterans an opportunity to restart their lives. Five apartment […]

Mobile Meditation Studio Is Helping Busy New Yorkers Have A “Calmer” Day!

Ever need a break from your crazy chaotic lifestyle of the BIG CITY, even for just a few minutes? Long-time meditator and breast cancer survivor, Kristin Westbrook saw the need for a convenient, calm space to relax, so she opened “Calm City”. “It’s a crazy, chaotic environment where you see a lot of stressed out […]