Philanthropy

Spiderman Voice Actor Sends Voice Messages to Children in the Midst of COVID-19

Credit: Pinterest  Spider-Man is one of the most popular heroes not only in Marvel, but across all franchises. Something about his dorky and witty sensibilities connect with children and adults alike, proving that no matter who you are, you can be a hero. Each...

Young Painter Raises Money for Animal Shelters

Credit: Positive Outlooks Blog Some children are born with a gift people spent years trying to master. The same can be said for one nine-year-old boy from Arzamas, Russia. Pavel Abramov was heartbroken when the family dog died a year and a half ago. When that...

Man Develops Motorcycle Ambulance to Save Lives

Credit: ENewsDesk Hospitals are a privilege many don't think about day-to-day. We go by them on our way to work without more than a passing glance and perhaps the idle satisfaction that there is, in fact, one nearby. Some people do not have this luxury. A lack of...

How Joe Burrow’s Heisman Trophy Win Inspires Others to Give Back

Credit: The New York Times Mid-December brings an event that all college football fans relish in: the acceptance of the Heisman Trophy. The award honors a young man whose performance in college football stands out among the rest. Previous winners include the likes of...

Celebrities Giving Back This Holiday Season

Credit: Southern Living The holiday season is for spending time for showing our love to family, friends, and the world. Many people use this time of year to spread that love by giving back to their communities by volunteering at soup kitchens, donating to toy drives,...

Deli-Owner-Turned-Santa-Claus

Credit: Best Life Many business owners make it a point to give back to their communities. Sometimes this is through volunteering at a shelter, or simply donating money and resources to organizations who need them. One deli owner in San Antonio, however, takes a...

Is Tom Hanks the Kindest Man in the World?

Credit: bestfunforall What exactly does it mean to be an “Everyman?” In literature, the “everyman” is an ordinary character that the audience is supposed to easily identify with despite the character’s extraordinary circumstances. With that baseline definition, it’s...

Power Philanthropist Profile: Joshua Williams

Credit: Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania You don't have to be a billionaire businessman to be a philanthropist. You don't have to be a politician, and you don't have to be born into wealth. Philanthropy is born from the desire to make a difference,...

YouTube Star Vows to Plant 20 Million Trees

Credit: The Loadout Jimmy Donaldson-- or MrBeast, as he is known on YouTube-- is known for taking on massive and often peculiar projects. To get an idea of his odd antics, his most viewed videos include, "I Put 100 Million Orbeez in My Friend's Backyard," "Spending 24...

Magnet Fisherman Turns Hobby Into Charity

Credit: The Spokesman Review When a man from Spokane, Washington was told by doctors that he couldn’t fish any longer, he found a way around it. While tying the lines around lures and hooks is difficult for Paul Swanson to do, magnet fishing is far more manageable for...

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