Happy headlines to start your day. Uplifting, funny and inspirational feel-good news stories to make you smile.
One man’s junk is another person’s…
A young Malawanian teenager, William Kamkwamba, wanted to help his village by bringing electricity and running water to his people. He found an old textbook, saw the picture of a windmill and he began to build his own turbine out of spare parts of a bicycle, a tractor, plastic pipes and other pieces of, well, junk. He created a windmill that was able to pump power!
this will make you smile
If I could talk to the animals…
spreading the love
Wedding Bells in a nursing home
Jane Hartstein got the surprise of her life when her daughter, Nicole, and her fiance, Edward Guida, decided that they would get married at the Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, just so Jane could be a part of the ceremony! Jane, who has been on a ventilator for the past 3 years after a stroke, was “completely shocked’ when she saw her daughter in her wedding dress, “I’m just so happy, I can’t believe they did this.” Gurwin helped by transforming the respiratory wing into a wedding chapel complete with lights and a chuppa. Proving that sharing love is the best, Jane teared up when the new bride and groom finally kissed, “This is the best gift anyone could ever have given me.”
Free Grocery Day
now get out there and make it a great day!
“Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up” —
Simple things can help so look at our ideas for a care package to help the city’s most vulnerable.
Would you take $1 from a homeless person? Jean discusses the amazing generousity of the human spirit with Rev. Dr. Mark Vierra & Rev. Marc Laponce of North Hollywood Church of Religious Science.
Jean’s talks with her long time friend Jeff Witten about his work with the amazing organization – World Vision – and all the opportunities they are creating around the globe.