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The Five Most Philanthropic Pro Basketball Players by Jason Gordon Just like any other professional sport, having a successful career in the NBA can be a very lucrative proposition. As with any successful career, often, success is accompanied by wealth and...
Four Year Old Girl Angel For "Old Man" When 82-year-old Dan Peterson lost his wife, he fell into a deep depression. He was ready to give up on life until a 4-year-old stranger turned everything around. Below is the story...
Raimundo Arruda Sobrinho Homeless Poet Raimundo Arruda Sobrinho  is 77 years old. He had been homeless for 35 years. That is until Shalla Monteiro met him in April 2011. Shalla said that Raimundo used to live in a place that he called, “the...
Bernando LaPallo: Suggestions on Healthy Living Bernando LaPallo was born in 1901, so at the time of this writing that makes him 114 years old. LaPallo commented, "they had no automobiles, no airplanes. I saw them all come about." LaPallo sure...
Teens have gotten 'bad press' in all generations - not just millennials. High energy and growing can lead to crazy activity and expression. But, overall, we do realize that there is much more positivity in this generation of millennials...

Brian Holloway Stand Up Man

I learned of a story near my hometown at the home of former NFL football player Brian Holloway (New England Patriots and Oakland Raiders). Growing up, we always had a good opinion of Brian because, while to me he...
Inspirational Young 5 Year Old With a robotic right hand, 5 year-old Hailey Dawson inspired many by throwing out the first pitch at the Baltimore Orioles game. She was born with Poland Syndrome which left her without the fingers on her...
AOK Acts of Kindness Here's a cool thing for a community to do. AOK Acts of Kindness Day is October 23rd in Chappaqua, NY. Post cards and messages will be delivered throughout town with messages of kindness and positivity. "Perform...
I Have A Dream Speeches! Today at the school the kids wrote their own Martin Luther King, Jr, "I have a dream" speeches.  The first written speech that  I saw was by a ten year old girl named K.  I...
Students Produce Poem from "The Golden Rule" A third grade team of students at Muddy Brook Elementary School in Great Barrington, MA are working on a thoughtful project that relates to kindness and the Golden Rule. It is "to develop a...

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