News for the Soul This student created a network of ‘shopping angels’ to help the elderly get groceries during the coronavirus pandemic image

This student created a network of ‘shopping angels’ to help the elderly get groceries during the coronavirus pandemic

Last Update: March 24, 2020 at 2:21 pm

SOURCE:  CNN March 24, 2020   This student created a network of ‘shopping angels’ to help the elderly get groceries during the coronavirus pandemic   Amid the desperate crowds and sparse shelves at supermarkets across the country, there is grace in the aisles. Jayde Powell is a “shopping angel,” and she and her growing army Read More

News for the Soul California teen donates more than 150 coronavirus sanitation kits to the homeless. Now she wants your help to distribute more image

California teen donates more than 150 coronavirus sanitation kits to the homeless. Now she wants your help to distribute more

Last Update: March 24, 2020 at 2:17 pm

SOURCE: CNN March 24, 2020   California teen donates more than 150 coronavirus sanitation kits to the homeless. Now she wants your help to distribute more   The teenager and her parents made the purchases and now it was time to pack them up. Shaivi Shah, 15, recruited her fellow Tesoro High School honor society Read More

News for the Soul Janitors sanitized schools after coronavirus fears and a Vermont community raised money to pay them extra image

Janitors sanitized schools after coronavirus fears and a Vermont community raised money to pay them extra

Last Update: March 24, 2020 at 2:14 pm

Source:  CNN March 24/2020     Janitors sanitized schools after coronavirus fears and a Vermont community raised money to pay them extra   A community in Vermont rallied around its school system’s janitorial staff after a two-day cleaning spree amid the coronavirus pandemic. Two schools in the Williston, Vermont, school system were closed on Monday Read More

News for the Soul Two siblings held a porch concert for a neighbor who is self-isolating image

Two siblings held a porch concert for a neighbor who is self-isolating

Last Update: March 24, 2020 at 2:11 pm

SOURCE:   CNN DATE:  March 24, 2020   The coronavirus pandemic has bought out the worst in some people: Those who refuse to participate in social distancing or travel although they are at risk of transmission. But two children in Columbus, Ohio, show that difficult times also can bring out the best in people, too after Read More

News for the Soul Sports stars unite to support ‘heroes’ helping vulnerable in coronavirus fight image

Sports stars unite to support ‘heroes’ helping vulnerable in coronavirus fight

Last Update: March 15, 2020 at 5:21 pm

SOURCE: CNN DATE:  March 13/20     Sports stars unite to support ‘heroes’ helping vulnerable in coronavirus fight   s hits the Premier League, threatens Tokyo 2020 01:49 (CNN)With doctors advising more people to self-isolate and travel reduced between countries to hinder the spread of the coronavirus, its ability to separate people has become starker. And sport has suffered Read More

News for the Soul NBA players are donating money to cover salaries of hourly workers amid suspended season image

NBA players are donating money to cover salaries of hourly workers amid suspended season

Last Update: March 15, 2020 at 5:15 pm

SOURCE: CNN DATE:  March 13/20   NBA players are donating money to cover salaries of hourly workers amid suspended season The suspension of the NBA seasondue to coronavirus isn’t just affecting players and fans, it’s having a sizeable impact on the pay of thousands of hourly employees at basketball arenas across the country. Giannis Antetokounmpo, Read More

News for the Soul Chef José Andrés serving Grand Princess cruise ship guests image

Chef José Andrés serving Grand Princess cruise ship guests

Last Update: March 15, 2020 at 5:12 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  March 13/20     Chef José Andrés serving Grand Princess cruise ship guests   Celebrity chef José Andrés has mobilized his charity World Central Kitchen and set up camp near the Grand Princess cruise ship. The ship is carrying at least 21 people who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus and is currently Read More

News for the Soul A police officer spent his lunch break sharing pizza with a homeless woman and it was captured in a heartwarming photo image

A police officer spent his lunch break sharing pizza with a homeless woman and it was captured in a heartwarming photo

Last Update: March 15, 2020 at 5:09 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:   March 13/20     A police officer spent his lunch break sharing pizza with a homeless woman and it was captured in a heartwarming photo Having been with the Goldsboro Police Department in North Carolina for the past nine years, Officer Michael Rivers has come to know the faces of the homeless Read More

News for the Soul Charles Barkley is selling Olympic gold medal and NBA MVP award to build affordable housing in hometown image

Charles Barkley is selling Olympic gold medal and NBA MVP award to build affordable housing in hometown

Last Update: March 15, 2020 at 5:06 pm

Source: CNN Date:  March 13/20   Charles Barkley is selling Olympic gold medal and NBA MVP award to build affordable housing in hometown   Most athletes would likely never entertain the thought of auctioning off an Olympic gold medal. Former NBA star Charles Barkley is doing just that and more in order to help build Read More

News for the Soul She was a premature baby. Now this teen is setting up hospital libraries so babies born early like her can hear their parents read image

She was a premature baby. Now this teen is setting up hospital libraries so babies born early like her can hear their parents read

Last Update: March 15, 2020 at 5:01 pm

Source: CNN Date:  March 13/20   She was a premature baby. Now this teen is setting up hospital libraries so babies born early like her can hear their parents read Anouskha Talwar first knew her dad only as a distant voice. Born premature at 27 weeks, she spent her first three months of life inside Read More