Organizations Being More Awesome

3- D printer helps a Penguin walk

Purps is an African Penguin that hurt her leg when she got into a scuffle with another bird in 2011. Since then she has been wearing a boot to help her walk, but it’s too big and bulky for her little body. Enter Mystic Middle School and ACT and you have an awesome team that […]

Ward+Robes

Being a teenager is hard. But, being a teenager with an illness that lands you in hospital with nothing to wear except an ugly hospital gown is even worse!  See how one group is giving standard hospital gowns a much-needed makeover to lift the spirits of teen patients. Read the story  

Volunteers in India Plant 50 Million Trees!

Volunteers in India planted 50 million trees in 24 hours to help with global warming. They were trying to beat the record of 847,275 trees planted in 24 hours, which was set by volunteers in Pakistan 3 years ago. Read the story

Salt Lake City tackling homelessness

See Salt Lake City’s innovative housing first model, that is helping to end homelessness. A fantastic success, this program and others like it are changing the narrative on how to tackle homelessness. Watch the story

Helping One Dog at a Time – All 450 of Them

Serbia has an extremely large population of homeless dogs and one man made it his mission to create a loving environment for them. He bought an abandoned equestrian club, took the dogs in, and gave them a home. The care isn’t free though so The Harmony Fund was developed to help supplement the cost of […]

Inspiring Short Film Highlights the Power of Small Acts of Kindness

An inspiring short film from the Jubilee Project, 11:11 is a story about a man who discovers the true power of small acts of kindness. The film was made in partnership with 1:Face Charity Watch (1face.com), a watch company promoting global change by unifying people. Proceeds from every watch purchased support known non-profits.

Being Cancer Free is something to Celebrate!

Cancer treatments are rough at any age, and no fun. To celebrate 12-year old Sophie’s new cancer-free status, the staff at the Willis-Knighton Cancer Center Proton Radiation staged a surprise flash mob. Check out the celebration.  

Dallas Cowboys and Ashley Homestores Team Up for an Unforgettable Kids Sleepover Event

The Dallas Cowboys recently teamed up with Ashley HomeStores and the Salvation Army to treat 100 kids to the ultimate sleepover experience at AT&T Stadium. After a red-carpet welcome that included entertainment, bounce houses and more, each child retreated to their beds lined up across the vast football field. Every child left with great memories […]

Organic on a budget

Jamie was just trying to follow the doctor’s orders and help her mom, who had ovarian cancer. But going to Whole Foods for organic food items just wasn’t an option because it was so expensive. Jamie and her family were just looking for a way to grow healthy food for her mom and family but […]

Radio Station raises over $1,000,000 for Children’s Miracle Network

For the last 9 years, Central Pennsylvania’s radio station, 105.7 The X, has held a “Pay 4 Play” radiothon to raise money for Penn State Children’s Hospital and the Children’s Miracle Network. In 2015 they raised $210,052, bringing their 9-year grand total to $1,004,200. Pay 4 Play is a 28 hour radio marathon hosted by […]