15 People Share the Silver Linings They Found Amid a Pandemic
This year, many of us have new appreciation for life’s simpler joys. RD readers share their discoveries.
25 Moving Acts of Generosity Proving That Kindness Will Win Over Coronavirus
During challenging times, kindness always wins.
14 Nurses Share Stories of Positive Moments Behind-the-Scenes of COVID-19
These frontline workers spend lots of time bedside—bringing joy to patients and fellow nurses. Here's a glimpse at how they've...
These Uplifting Stories of Neighbors Helping During Coronavirus Will Inspire You to Do the Same
In times of crisis, people can be truly amazing.
13 Times Fortune Cookies Literally Changed People’s Lives
That fortune can be surprisingly accurate—or incredibly beneficial: Check out these amazing stories of fortune-cookie inspired luck.
The Small Town That Gave Rise to Hurricane Harvey Heroes
Nothing tests a town’s spirit like one of the worst natural disasters residents have ever seen.
The 17 Most Inspirational Kids of 2022
They've created life-saving innovations, founded nonprofit organizations, and raised money for important causes all before reaching legal age. The future's...
How to Find More Meaning In Your Life, According to 5 People Who Did
Living a meaningful life can be different for everyone, but in these five incredible people found that what really matters...
4 First, Humble Jobs of CEOs That Will Remind You Anything Is Possible
When we encounter top industry leaders it seems as though they were always successful. The truth is everyone has to...
Lessons About Living from People Who Spend Time with the Dying
Encountering death so closely every day leads to serious life inspiration that we all need to hear.
A Groundbreaking New Water Park for People with Disabilities Just Opened—and You Have to See It
Morgan’s Inspiration Island is the first water park of its kind. Thanks to its amazing technology, it's both inclusive and...
This Little Girl’s Love of Elderly People Will Melt Your Heart
When a four-year-old bumps into a widower at the grocery store, the karma is instant—and everlasting.
He Was Left with Nothing in the Slums of India. Then He Met Someone Who Taught Him a Powerful Lesson.
Leon Logothetis swapped his office job for a trek across America on five dollars a day, but even after his...
A Small-Town Preacher Desperately Wanted 2 Ponies for His Horse-Crazy Daughters. His Neighbors’ Gene...
The girls had no idea what really went on behind the scenes.
This Retired Teacher Restored a One-Room Schoolhouse to Give Epic History Lessons
Class is still in session for this retired teacher who gives history lessons in a one-room schoolhouse.
Her Teacher Was Long Dead. Here’s Why This Student Wrote a Touching Thank-You Note Anyway.
This teacher not only taught his class about the periodic table, but also inspiration and curiosity.
Try Not to Cry While You Watch This 10-Year-Old Girl Get a Doll With a Prosthetic Leg Like Hers
If this little girl's tears of joy don't warm your heart, nothing will.
The San Francisco Public Library Gets Hundreds of Visits From the Homeless Daily. This Is the INCRED...
Hiring a social worker was the smartest thing they could have done.
A Store Clerk Offers Wisdom to an Impatient Customer: Cherish Your Mother
"It's the little moments that'll come back to you. Moments like this. I know."
This Choir Sings to People on the Verge of Dying, and It’s Just Beautiful
How one extraordinary group provides comfort through music to those on the threshold of life.
Meet The Woman Who Throws Birthday Parties For Homeless Kids
The Birthday Party Project is a nonprofit devoted to providing special days for the kids who need them most.
A Depressed Mother, A Lonely Daughter, and Mrs. Reese, the Neighbor Who Changed Their Lives
My mother refused to let me play next door. Breaking the rules made all the difference.
How This Chance Meeting at the Ganges Changed 5 Lives Forever
An impromptu lesson in kindness inspires one man to give an incredible gift to a complete stranger and his family....