It's unusual for someone to offer up a kidney without knowing the recipient, but she was ready to give the gift of health to a stranger.
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Not only was he overwhelmed with the generous gift, but unbeknownst to the teachers, an Impala was his dream car.
Wybenga sent 50 kindness gift jars and 1,750 compliments into the world - quite a force for good during these rough times.
As often happens when someone has an idea for an act of kindness, people wanted to know if there was any way they could help Wing.
Thrift Shop Discovers 1870s Marriage Certificate Hidden Behind Painting, Reunites Family with Heirloom
No one seems to know how the certificate made its way to North Carolina, as none of the family lives there.
In honor of Ficeto's contributions, the local shop designated a parking spot as veterans-only and dubbed it 'Benny's Spot.'
Grandma called a halt to the process when she saw they'd gotten to the freezer - but her words of caution were too late.
Brooke Johns makes a habit of going to the hospital where she works during her time off to pamper patients who could use a little kindness.
Boy on 'Race to Kindness' Gives Toys & Food to Kids in Need, Seeks Book Donations to Spread Love of Literacy
Even if the lofty goal of 500,000 books isn't met, Orion has done more to put reading material into the hands of fellow children than most.
Boy Sets Up 'Donations-Only' Lemonade Stand for Bikers, Raises Money for College Fund and Children's Hospital
The bikers certainly make use of the stop, but local law enforcement and residents have come to support the 8-year-old with big plans, too.
'I have stage 5 (end stage) chronic kidney disease. I’m in NEED of a living kidney donor. My kidney function is 14%.'
Though the twins experienced poor behavior from the thief, they learned how to press on and not let one bad experience get the best of them.
'These interactions never make the news. These deeds are just part of any given day for our men and women in blue.'
She'd already purchased herself a water bottle, but as soon as she saw the man's state, she turned around and went back inside.
Hindsight has made the waitress wish she'd done more - but perhaps she will have another chance in the future.
He decided to run the Marine Corps Marathon in October and hold various fundraisers to raise the money needed to help create the group home.
Utilizing their problem-solving skills and a product called "Maker Pipe," the group of 10 students came up with a unique, safe solution for Jeremy and his son, Phoenix.
The 59-year-old formerly homeless man is flourishing, and though he left his 'whole life behind in hopes of just finding a better life,' that better life has become reality.
He got a call saying that Darla might have been found - but deceased. As he waited for the heartbreaking confirmation, he got another call.
Girls Host Lemonade Stand to Raise Money for Family of Fallen Police Officer: 'What if That Was My Dad?'
When the girls hand-delivered their hard-earned cash to the chief of police, there were a few officers present who got a bit misty-eyed.
The small heart had an inscription on it that immediately led the family to believe someone might be missing the item.