Kid of the Year Finalist Ethan Hill, 11, on Helping the Homeless: ‘If You See a Problem, Fix It’

The 11-year-old started Ethan’s Heart Bags 4 Blessings, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that donates charitable goods to the homeless in Hill’s hometown of Birmingham, Alabama, and surrounding cities. Ethan Hill was on his way to school one day in 2016, when he noticed a man living under a freeway overpass. Despite only being 6 years…

Volunteers & charity pull together to help baby in need of kidney

A 10-month-old is fighting for his life in need of a kidney transplant. The cost associated with the baby’s care is high, but volunteers and a non-profit organization are pulling together to help out. Henry Rogers still has a smile for his parents even though he’s had some serious challenges. Henry has end stage renal…

11-year-old Chase Johnson starts epilepsy foundation, basketball fundraiser

Source: Austin 360 / Nicole Villalpando Chase Johnson, 11, is like many boys his age. The Dripping Springs-area fifth-grader loves karate and basketball. He’s unlike most fifth-graders in that this year, he started his own foundation. Chase for the Cure tries to raise awareness about epilepsy as well as send kids to Camp Brainstorm, a one-week…