30 Stories About the Touching Kindness of Strangers That’ll Make You Tear Up
We asked readers for firsthand accounts of compassion. Here are 30 stories on kindness that touched your lives—and our hearts.
21 Extraordinary Stories of Generosity That Will Stay with You
These acts of kindness—big and small—speak to the generosity of the American spirit.
14 Heartwarming Stories of Nurses Who Went Above and Beyond Their Call of Duty
These (and all) nurses deserve a major thank you.
25 Moving Acts of Generosity Proving That Kindness Will Win Over Coronavirus
During challenging times, kindness always wins.
A Football Player Decided to Donate Bone Marrow—He Never Imagined That It Would Save a Little Girl...
When Mike Mushaw decided to donate bone marrow, he not only saved a life but also made a lifelong friend.
21 Moving Photos of Kindness in the Time of Coronavirus
Tough times can truly bring out the best in people.
This Woman Gives Free Haircuts to Those Less Fortunate and Her Simple Act of Kindness is Starting to...
Wheeling her red chair and scissors around the city, a salon owner gives out-of-luck strangers the gift of visibility—one free...
Community Health Hero: Nano Corona
After fighting off cancer himself, Nano created a unique charity to help fight the disease.
Community Health Hero: Camp Sweeney
Get an inside look at this inspiring community-building center dedicated to children with type 1 diabetes.
5 Things We’ve Learned About the Impact of Kindness from 10 Years of Anti-Bullying Work
A little bit of kindness really does go a long way.
10 Nicest Things Strangers Have Done to Say ‘Thank You’ to Veterans
You can't help but smile (and maybe shed a tear) at some of the heartwarming ways strangers have given back...
The 14 Most Heartwarming Acts of Kindness of 2017
2017 was a challenging year, filled with headlines we'd rather forget. It was also a time when people rose to...
This Heartbreaking Story Will Remind You Just How Much Kindness Really Matters
Her moving story will stay with you long after you finish reading.
10 Inspiring Stories of Extreme Forgiveness That Will Lift Your Spirits
After suffering devastating tragedies, these remarkable people were able to put aside their anger and blame to find mercy in...
When Police Violence Threatened to Tear This Town Apart, What Happened Next Will Restore Your Faith ...
A saying goes, "When something terrible happens, it's how you react to it that really determines who you are." That...
This Restaurant Owner Hands Out Hundreds of Dollars to Stranded Travelers
Jim Oliver's Smoke House, Lodge, and Cabins in Monteagle, TN, has a knack for helping stranded travelers. Is he running...
14 Heartwarming Stories That Prove There’s Nothing in the World Like the Mother-Daughter Bond
Tales of infinite love in 100-words or less.
New York Launches Its First Girl Scout Troop for Homeless Girls
The first-of-its-kind troop in the state is helping the homeless find a community while inspiring them to reach for the...
8 Heartwarming Ways Teachers Have Gone Above and Beyond for Their Students
Lesson-planning is just the beginning for these incredible role models.
The Heartwarming Reason This Small-Town Mechanic Gave His Car to a Man He Only Knew for 10 Minutes
A random act of kindness turned a lousy day into a beautiful one.
18 Things I Learned From My Sister
Family is great, but there's something especially special about having a sister. Whether it's learning about love, sharing, giving, or...
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.
These Hero Pilots Volunteer to Fly the Very Sick to Help Save Their Lives
How heroes take flight to lift others in their most difficult moments.
How a City Bus-Turned-Shower Station is Helping the Homeless Regain Their Dignity
Doniece Sandoval convinced the city of San Francisco to donate four old buses and she raised money to turn them...
So I Let My Daughter Play With a Stranger at the Beach. And Then Learned This.
My misguided fear about my child interacting with strangers led to a heartwarming discovery.
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....
The Inspiring Story of How Frank McCourt Won a Pulitzer
From his students, the teacher learned his lessons slowly but well.