Tag Archives: 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 […]

Donkey Breaks Into Large Smile After Being Saved From Deep Flood Waters

One donkey just couldn’t contain his joy when he was rescued from flood waters in Ireland. Suzanne Gibbons from Animal Haven Animal Rescue posted an emergency message to the groups Facebook page asking for a boat and any kind of help to help her rescue a donkey stranded in deep flood waters. Soon, a man […]

Balloon Artist Turns Passion Into Profession

What do you think of when you see a balloon animal? Does it make you smile? Have you ever imagined someone would be able to twist and turn their way into making balloon art a profession? Meet Holly Hopper, a balloon artist from San Antonio, Texas. She began her ballooning as a child after her […]

Paris Micro-Apartment Is Stunning

When architect Julie Nabucet was asked to fit the rooms of a full-sized apartment in a 129-square-foot (12 m2) flat in the center of Paris (Montorgueil quarter), she didn’t have much options than to stack things up. She elevated the kitchen and rolled a bed-slash-sofa underneath. Pulled out halfway, it’s a couch; pulled out fully, […]

Meet Jessica – The World’s First Licensed Armless Pilot

Jessica Cox is one really remarkable lady. Life was never easy for her. She was born without arms and spent whole her life learning to overcome obstacles on a daily basis. Today, Jessica is an international keynote and motivational speaker. Not only she’s trying to inspire and motivate people, she is also the world’s first […]

11-Year-Old Sells Lemonade To Buy Wheelchairs For Others

Zack’s Shack is so much more than a lemonade and cookie stand. Inspired by a school-wide competition to raise money to purchase wheelchairs for people in developing countries, Zack decided he wanted to do more. Years later, Zack has raised enough money for more than 300 wheelchairs to give to others in need. Learn more […]

Family Builds Haitian Orphanage To Continue Daughter’s Legacy

Britney Gengel was a 19-year-old Lynn University student. Passionate about volunteering, she visited an orphanage Haiti in January of 2010. Britney had spent the day visiting chidlren and texted her mom saying she loved all of the children she encountered and it was her dream to come back to Haiti and open an orphanage of […]

These Women Are Spreading Kindness to Pets of the Homeless

Lori and Shira Rich have made it their mission to spread kindness to the homeless and their pets. The desire to devote their time and resources to those less fortunate stemmed from Shira’s concern in March 2012 for the homeless pets and the people that care for them. For many these animals are the only […]

Man Turns His House Into Ultimate Cat Playland

When Peter Cohen bought his house in Goleta, California, two stray cats came with the property. After one died and another got hurt in car accident,  he began rescuing cats and providing a safe place for them inside the house. He soon ended up living with 15 rescued cats and to keep the occupied and […]

A Real Life Love Story: 50 Years After Their Break Up A Couple Makes A Surprising Discovery

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Do you remember your first love? Unless you are still with them, it most likely ended in heartache. One couple knows this feeling all too well. When they were in college in 1961, Janice and Prentiss fell in love. It all happened fast but they knew they wanted to be together forever. They got engaged […]

Chocolate Bar Boy Changes World One Book at a Time

Friendship is so ‘chocolate bar’! That means it’s awesome, according to the creative mind of Dylan Siegel. The eight year old from Los Angeles showed us the true meaning of friendship when his best friend got sick. He set out to do whatever it took to cure his best friend, Jonah Pournazarian, of Glycogen Storage […]