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Have you helped someone in need recently? These stories will show you the courage and compassion of everyday people.

Someone Who Cares

Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
~David Thomas

It was somewhere between spring and summer; just enough sunshine to be warm, but not so much that it was blistering hot.

My mom and I drove through the countryside—windows open, long hair whipping around in the breeze.

We... (more)

The Christmas Tree Sale

You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.

~John Wooden

When my son was in Cub Scouts a few years ago, I volunteered to be in charge of the annual Cub Scout Christmas tree sale here in our small town of Woodstock, Connecticut. I was able to find a... (more)

A Deed a Day

Happiness is a by-product of an effort to make someone else happy.

~Gretta Brooker Palmer

I cast a warning glare and mouthed the words “Just a minute!” as my daughter tugged my hand. I was stirring chili with the other hand and balancing the phone between my shoulder and chin. The... (more)

A Dime Worth of Hope

So where did these cravings come from?
I concluded it’s the baby ordering in. Prenatal takeout.

~Paul Reiser, Babyhood

I was eight months pregnant and very round. My office was located right across from a fast-food place with golden arches that I longed for that early morning. I was craving... (more)

Always Something to Give

Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.

~John Wooden

“GIVE BLOOD!” A bold poster on Elena’s office window, outside my apartment door, inspired me. However, the visiting Blood Bank refused my life-pulsing red. “Sorry,” the Red... (more)

The Friendliest Folks Around

When I’m in Canada, I feel this is what the world should be like.

~Jane Fonda

Excitement bubbled in my chest as my sister Jacque and I walked up the steps of Souris Town Hall, a handsome, three-story building of island sandstone. I nearly pinched myself to make sure I was really in this... (more)