100-Year-Old Man Throws $13,000 Party For Under-Privileged Kids

Antonio Pomerleau

37 years ago, Burlington, Vermont businessman Antonio Pomerleau asked then Burlington Mayor Bernie Sanders if he could throw a Christmas party for under-privileged children. The first party had about 30 guests, but it grew every year. This year, 450 guests attended the party at a whopping cost of $13,000. If you have never heard of … Read more100-Year-Old Man Throws $13,000 Party For Under-Privileged Kids

Children Go To Goodwill Store Only To Find Out They Cannot Purchase Toys

anonymous goodwill donor

Tarryn Henkelman was recently playing on her scooter, when unfortunately it broke. Even though Christmas is less than two weeks away, Tarryn’s parent took her to the Fort Collins, Colorado Goodwill store on Pavilion Lane. She could only hope that Goodwill had a scooter for sale to replace her broken one. Tarryn and her parents … Read moreChildren Go To Goodwill Store Only To Find Out They Cannot Purchase Toys

Evaluating Your Goals Every Few Months Motivates You to Do Better

I am a chronic eavesdropper. I don’t mean to be; I promise. However, if I’m sitting in a waiting room or standing in a long line, I listen to people as they chat around me when I’m alone. I might be playing on my phone and appear that I’m not listening, but sometimes I cannot … Read moreEvaluating Your Goals Every Few Months Motivates You to Do Better

Veteran Lives Outside for One Month Bringing Awareness to Homeless Military Members

You may have heard the name Brandon Rumbaugh before.  If you haven’t, he’s in the news again.  As a double amputee veteran, Brandon spent the last month living outside in an effort to bring awareness to homeless veterans.  His quest ended over the holiday weekend.   Marine Cpl. Brandon Rumbaugh of Uniontown started his mission on … Read moreVeteran Lives Outside for One Month Bringing Awareness to Homeless Military Members

Entrepreneurs Set Out to Strengthen Parent/Child Relationships by Teaching How to Be Better Gentlemen

I recently saw one of those memes on Pinterest (addicted 100%) that said something that really stuck with me as the mother of three little girls who will someday grow up and meet men that interest them, as well as one little boy I hope to raise to be a gentlemen. The meme said, “Perhaps … Read moreEntrepreneurs Set Out to Strengthen Parent/Child Relationships by Teaching How to Be Better Gentlemen

71 Year Old Woman Finishes 100 Mile Endurance Race 6 seconds Before the 30 hour Cutoff

Want some motivation today?  We’re pretty sure this will do it for you.  In the video you’re about to see, a woman by the name of Gunhild Swanson crosses the finish line of the 2015 Western States 100, 6 seconds before the 30 hour cutoff to become the oldest finisher (70) in the history of … Read more71 Year Old Woman Finishes 100 Mile Endurance Race 6 seconds Before the 30 hour Cutoff

Let’s Help This 10-Year-Old with Apraxia Have the Ultimate Balloon Fight Birthday Party

A 10 year old with apraxia (speech disorder) wants a huge water balloon fight for his birthday but right now doesn’t have any friends to come to his party.  So his mom just shared an open invitation for children to come to his party and throw some water balloons Monday July 6th at 6pm at … Read moreLet’s Help This 10-Year-Old with Apraxia Have the Ultimate Balloon Fight Birthday Party

Here’s What Happens When An HIV Positive Man Asks Strangers To Touch Him

There have been countless letters from HIV positive people all over the world who aim to break the stigma surrounding the virus.  And while we can say that we’ve read our fair share, nothing has been have powerful than this incredible video you are about to see. A Finish man by the name of Janne, … Read moreHere’s What Happens When An HIV Positive Man Asks Strangers To Touch Him