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This Man Created a Mobile Pantry to Honor His Son

This Man Created a Mobile Pantry to Honor His Son

Peter Kelleher tragically lost his son to a drug overdose in 2016. He decided to put together a nonprofit to support his community in the aftermath of that event, which led to the creation of Support the Soupman. He received a school bus that he could convert into a...

Millennium Seed Bank Protects Australia’s Plant Life

Millennium Seed Bank Protects Australia’s Plant Life

The bush fires in Australia have had a devastating impact on the plants and animals there. Some species, such as the koala, could be threatened with extinction. The plants have a little more protection thanks to Kew Gardens in the UK. Their Millennium Seed Bank stores...

Navy Veteran Saved by Kidney Donation from a Police Officer

Navy Veteran Saved by Kidney Donation from a Police Officer

Nicole Gaborek saw a Facebook post from a local radio station that asked for a kidney from a live donor. When she followed up on the idea, it turned out that she was a match for the individual who needed a new organ. On December 4, just three months after starting...

Wisconsin Nonprofits Build a New School in Sierra Leone

Wisconsin Nonprofits Build a New School in Sierra Leone

  Over 30% of the world’s population lacks regular access to clean water. Many more don’t have access to educational opportunities. It’s a combination that holds the developing world back from achieving its full potential....

The Green Vic Could Be the Most Ethical Pub in the World

The Green Vic Could Be the Most Ethical Pub in the World

London boozers typically avoid health-conscious eating trends that travel around the world. When you want a pint and some pork scratchings, then that’s where you go. The Green Vic is an entirely different story. Its goal from the very beginning was to become the most...

She Gives Free Haircuts to the Homeless in Vermont

She Gives Free Haircuts to the Homeless in Vermont

A person’s haircut it a critical component of their identity. When people are homeless, then that word tends to define who they are. If someone can take the time to take care of how they look, then the updated style can restore a lot of confidence. This truth is...

Young Athlete Receives a Donated Prosthetic Leg

Young Athlete Receives a Donated Prosthetic Leg

You can find Ryan Feeny playing basketball with all of his friends. The first thing that you’ll notice about him is the huge smile on his face. As you continue to watch the kids play, it finally dawns on you that Ryan only has one leg. His parents attempted a rod...

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