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Elizabeth & Joan

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Hit With Cancer & Homelessness, Former Teacher Now Has an Apartment And Lifelong Friend

“When I ran out of money, I was evicted from my home of 14 years. I was looking at the reality of nowhere to go, except for sleeping at a bus stop.”

Photo Credit: Miracle Messages

Source: goodnewsnetwork.org

 Vishal Shukla

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Paralyzed 23-Year-Old Relearns To Walk... And Climbs Mount Hood

A bodysurfing accident last year paralyzed Vishal Shukla at 23 years old from the waist down, but just over a year later he climbed to the top of Mount Hood.

Photo Credit: KOMO-TV

Source: komonews.com

Donatello The Pit Bull

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Animal Shelter Trying To Help Its Longest Resident Find A Home

This sweet boy as been passed over for the last four years.

Photo Credit: Woodford Humane Society

Source: usatoday.com

Taveras family meets first responders who saved their 2-year-old

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Mom Reunites With First Responder Who Saved Her Son's Life

“I just want to say thank you. You guys are truly angels. God sent you guys for a reason.”

Photo Credit: WSVN TV

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Specific types of rice and beans, corn husks, masa flour, chili peppers, plantain chips, and tortillas are now regular staples, alongside travel snacks.

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Watch: Food Bank Offers 'Culturally Familiar' Foods For Arriving Migrants

To help them feel at home as they transition to life in a new place

Photo Credit: KGMH-TV

Source: denver7.com

Stephen Zipprich

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Portland's Stephen Zipprich 'North America's 911 Dispatcher Of The Year'

Attendees heard the dramatic audio recording of Zipprich assisting a caller who had attempted to harm herself and expressed regret. Zipprich remained focused on proper procedure yet was also compassionate

Photo Credit: Bureau of Emergency Communications

Source: flashalert.net

historic church project

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George Clooney's Father's Historic Church Project Honors Life Of Freed Slave Who Freed Others

A former slave living in Ripley, Ohio, would work in darkness to free hundreds of enslaved people.

Photo Credit: WKRC-TV

Source: local12.com

“May goodness and mercy follow you all the days..."

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Tom Hanks Urges Harvard Grads: Defend Truth & Resist Indifference

“For the truth to some is no longer empirical. It's no longer based on data, nor common sense, nor even common decency."

Photo Credit: AP Photo/Steven Senne

Butterfly sitting on purple flower

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Butterfly Populations Grew By 200% Higher In People’s Gardens Than In Other Habitats

There was also an increase in butterfly populations across the wider countryside but on average the increases seen in gardens were bigger.

Photo Credit: SWNS

Source: goodnewsnetwork.org

Big white dog looking after two little penguins

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Big White Dogs Save The World’s Smallest Penguin In Australia

A local chicken farmer named Swampy Marsh had no professional background in conservation, but what he did understand how to outfox foxes

Photo Credit: Middle Island Project

Source: goodnewsnetwork.org