Social Worker Left Shock $11M Donation to Kids’ Charities

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,…

Charity pays off house of Utah mayor killed in Afghanistan

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

Rascal Flatts Spreads Bookish Holiday Cheer at Children’s Hospital

‘Tis the season for good deeds, and Rascal Flatts have answered the call! The country music superstars recently stopped in at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt in Nashville, Tennessee, to spread their love of reading and holiday cheer to kids who might be spending the most wonderful time of the year (or at…

See San Jose’s new tiny homes for homeless residents

If everything goes according to plan, San Jose should have 80 tiny homes ready by the summer to house formerly homeless people while they get back on their feet. Source: See San Jose’s new tiny homes for homeless residents