News for the Soul A man bought 100 generators to help the Bahamas. They’re being delivered by boat image

A man bought 100 generators to help the Bahamas. They’re being delivered by boat

Last Update: September 8, 2019 at 12:58 pm

Source:  CNN Date:  Sept. 7, 2019   A man bought 100 generators to help the Bahamas. They’re being delivered by boat A man walked into a Costco in Florida and left with 100 generators, all of which are heading to The Bahamas. His receipt read $49,285.70 and most of that came from paying $450 a Read More

News for the Soul Hero Catches a Stranger’s Phone Mid-Air While Riding a Roller Coaster image

Hero Catches a Stranger’s Phone Mid-Air While Riding a Roller Coaster

Last Update: September 5, 2019 at 3:22 pm

SOURCE:  Time DATE:  Sept. 5, 2019     Hero Catches a Stranger’s Phone Mid-Air While Riding a Roller Coaster If you need more thrills, consider performing the act of public service that a New Zealand man did at a Barcelona theme park: catching a stranger’s phone in mid-air while riding a roller coaster. Samuel Kempf, who Read More

News for the Soul He jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge and survived. Now, he’s seeing his wish for a safety net come true image

He jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge and survived. Now, he’s seeing his wish for a safety net come true

Last Update: August 14, 2019 at 4:21 pm

DATE: August 2019 SOURCE:  CNN   He jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge and survived. Now, he’s seeing his wish for a safety net come true “Jump.” That’s the word Kevin Hines heard in his head on September 25, 2000, as he stood on the Golden Gate Bridge. In the midst of a struggle with Read More

News for the Soul ‘You are braver than you think’ — Anonymous Post-it notes bring uplifting messages to Dayton image

‘You are braver than you think’ — Anonymous Post-it notes bring uplifting messages to Dayton

Last Update: August 13, 2019 at 4:26 pm

Source:  CNN Date:  August 13, 2019   ‘You are braver than you think’ — Anonymous Post-it notes bring uplifting messages to Dayton Someone is leaving colorful, encouraging notes in Dayton’s popular nightclub district, not far from the memorial that has sprung up for the victims of Sunday’s mass shooting. They are handwritten on Post-it notes Read More

News for the Soul Jaden Smith feeds homeless with pop-up food truck offering free vegan meals image

Jaden Smith feeds homeless with pop-up food truck offering free vegan meals

Last Update: July 8, 2019 at 3:24 pm

SOURCE:  Dayton Daily News DATE:  July 8, 2019   Jaden Smith feeds homeless with pop-up food truck offering free vegan meals   LOS ANGELES —  Jaden Smith continues to use his influence for good. His latest move involves a vegan pop-up food truck.   Revolt reported that the rapper, actor and son of Will Smith launched the I Read More

News for the Soul Orphaned elephants get new life in Kenya image

Orphaned elephants get new life in Kenya

Last Update: June 15, 2019 at 1:03 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  June 2019   Orphaned elephants get new life in Kenya When they found Enkesha in Kenya’s Masai Mara in 2017, the baby elephant’s trunk was nearly severed by the wire snare wrapped tightly around it. She was in intense pain and at risk of losing the appendage so necessary for food and survival. It Read More

News for the Soul He has mowed lawns for free in all 50 states five times. This time it was for veterans. image

He has mowed lawns for free in all 50 states five times. This time it was for veterans.

Last Update: June 15, 2019 at 12:59 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  June 2019   He has mowed lawns for free in all 50 states five times. This time it was for veterans.   Have you been to all 50 states before? What about five times? Rodney Smith Jr. is finishing his fifth “tour” of the United States helping people in need, such as Read More

News for the Soul A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down. image

A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down.

Last Update: May 18, 2019 at 4:07 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  May 18, 2019   A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down. Christina Boniello was strolling through Times Square earlier this month when a group of three men with Irish accents asked her to snap a photo Read More

News for the Soul Woman, 88, waved to students from her window for years. They gathered outside her home for one final goodbye image

Woman, 88, waved to students from her window for years. They gathered outside her home for one final goodbye

Last Update: May 11, 2019 at 6:27 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  May 2019     Woman, 88, waved to students from her window for years. They gathered outside her home for one final goodbye   Tinney Davidson gave her neighborhood 12 years of warm hellos. And now that she is moving to an assisted living facility, they got together to give her the Read More

News for the Soul A gift from a stranger tucked into a book sets off a chain of random acts of kindness image

A gift from a stranger tucked into a book sets off a chain of random acts of kindness

Last Update: May 11, 2019 at 6:23 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  May 2019     A gift from a stranger tucked into a book sets off a chain of random acts of kindness   Ashley Jost and her friends had just made a pledge to read more books. A week later, a self-help book caught her eye while shopping at a Target in Read More