The money comes from philanthropic donations, as well as ticket and merchandise sales. Source: Pearl Jam announces $10.8 million to combat homelessness
Window washers traded in their cleaning supplies for capes for a surprise several stories high. Source: Superheroes take over Norton Children’s Hospital
Imagine being a busy mom with a career and husband when you suddenly learn you have cancer. Source: Young mothers bond over cancer diagnosis, use experience to raise $45K for research
A Tennesee mother made the brave decision to carry a dying baby to term in order to donate her organs, a report said Thursday. Source: Tennessee mother carries dying baby to term to donate organs
RED BANK, N.J. (AP) — A restaurant owned by musician and New Jersey native Jon Bon Jovi is providing free meals to local government workers and their families during the federal government shutdown. JBJ Soul Kitchen in Red Bank announced on Facebook it will provide the free meals to furloughed workers Monday between 12 p.m….
Dave Cochran, a jack of all trades, jumped right in to assist stranded motorist without second thought. He did it by tying up vehicles, one after another to his older Source: Homeless man rewarded for helping Chiefs player before playoff game
It was a Friday afternoon like any other. I ate lunch, dropped off my dry cleaning, then stopped by my local Target to pick up some prescriptions.But on the way to the counter I noticed a man in a black coat, wearing a backpack bearing a sign: “In need of a kidney for my wife,…
His father was hesitant at first, but now he’s matching his son’s donation dollar-for-dollar. Source: Boy, 9, uses life savings to shop for homeless shelter
‘Teen Mom’ star Mackenzie McKee posted a heartfelt message on Instagram about her mother Angie Douthit’s battle with cancer. Source: ‘Teen Mom’ Mackenzie McKee Posts Message About Mom’s Cancer Battle
A Washington state social worker who died of cancer this year left a surprise $11 million donation behind for children’s charities—a fortune that not even his closest friends knew he had. Alan Naiman, who died in January at the age of 63, left the money behind for kids’ charities that help the poor, sick, disabled,…
The family of a Utah mayor killed while serving in the National Guard in Afghanistan will have one less financial worry this holiday season after a charity paid off their mortgage. Source: Charity pays off house of Utah mayor killed in Afghanistan
A Southern Illinois child has returned to school after a bone marrow transplant from her sister helped her defeat a rare and often fatal cancer and leukemia. Her family is grateful for the community’s support. Source: At 8, this Belleville girl has already beaten cancer and leukemia. Now she tackles school.