Tag Archives: Heartwarming

It’s Never Too Late, Embrace Your Life, Embrace Yourself

I saw Lisa speak once in Vancouver, among a star-studded lineup of authors and speakers, and she blew them all away with her sincerity and conviction. What a powerful person and message. It’s never too late to choose to love yourself and design the life you dream of. I hope this touches some of you […]

Honesty Test, How Did We Do?

Are people generally honest? Here’s a great video from one of my favorite YouTube channels testing how many people do the right thing. They tested people by systematically dropping hundreds of identical wallets all around the US, everywhere from Disneyland, to Salt Lake City, and even the Las Vegas strip. Some very interesting findings, and […]

Dog And His Human Save Each Other

This is a fantastic story of a man and his best friend, a rescued pit bull. He was recovering from addiction and she was so shy she hid from him at first. But when they went outside, everything changed, and it set both their lives on a course of exploration and joy. I’ve adopted several […]

Tennis Program Helps Underserved Teens Develop Resilience On and Off the Court

Tennis is a popular and fun pastime, in that it requires mental focus and athletic ability. But due to the cost of equipment and court time, lots of kids never get the chance to try their hand at the sport. Leaders of the Junior Tennis Champion Center (JTCC) recognized this cost challenge, and decided to […]

Nurse Who Treated Abused Twin Baby Girls Gives Them Forever Home

When Jess Hamm began her shift as a nurse, she never would have expected it to change her life forever. 14-month-old Delilah was being treated for non-accidental trauma at Wolfson Children’s Hospital. She was extremely underfed, had several broken bones, and a fractured skull. She was so weak she couldn’t even hold her own head up. […]

Baby Oliver Has The Sweetest Answer To ‘Did You Sleep Well?’

For the ORB is a parenting and family channel where parents are documenting the adventures of their adorable baby Oliver day by day, month by month. One of their first video was the one where Oliver seemed to be having a dream and was waking up from it. After Oliver wakes up, Dad asks him: “Good […]

Community And Veterans Bike Together On The Road To Recovery

The Wounded Warrior Project is an organization which empowers and honors injured service members. One of their outreach activities includes the Solider Ride, where soldiers cycle together with adaptive bicycles for 25 or 50 miles over a 4 day bonding period with their community and fellow soldiers. With chapters all over the United States, HooplaHa […]

Abandoned Puppy Grows Up With 150 Rescued Animals

This little puppy only weighed 3 pounds when he was abandoned all alone. The people who found him fell in love immediately and introduced him to their BIG animal family, complete with pigs, goats, chickens and sheep! Watch them all grow up together, playing and annoying each other nonstop.

This Women-Run Gourmet Catering Company Trains Refugee Women in Cooking and Service

The global refugee crisis is ever-present in the news these days, but the United States has received displaced peoples from all over the world for a long time now. The catering company we’ll tell you about today found in this crisis the inspiration for its mission: to train and employ refugee women who are eager […]

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, […]

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 […]

10 Reasons To Be Thankful

Thanksgiving is the perfect time of the year to reflect with your friends and family on all of the wonderful memories you share. There’s no better time to sit and celebrate! YouTube channel HooplaHa found 10 reasons why you should be thankful this year. Happy Thanksgiving!

Baby Belly Laughs

Laughing babies are intoxicating. There’s almost no bad mood that a laughing baby can’t cheer up. So if you need some serious mood booster, just press play on the video below. This baby is having the time of their life sitting at the table and looking at daddy who can’t catch a bottle. Things are […]

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 […]

Declare Your Love

Last year Improv Everywhere constructed a custom wooden lectern with a megaphone holster and an attached sign that read, “Declare Your Love.” The lectern was placed at the corner of 6th Avenue and 42nd Street at the entrance to Bryant Park and then left alone. They wanted to see what would happen if New Yorkers […]

London Based Coffee Carts Help The Homeless

What if your morning coffee could change homeless lives? Change Please in London, England, empowers homeless people with the skills, equipment and specialty beans they need to become fully-fledged baristas. With the support and power of The Big Issue, they can serve coffee that tastes good, and does good too. Every homeless person who enters […]

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 […]

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 […]