News for the Soul 7-Year-Old Boy Reads To Kids Who Miss Story Time At School image

7-Year-Old Boy Reads To Kids Who Miss Story Time At School

Last Update: July 2, 2020 at 1:49 pm

Source: Sunny Skyz Date:   7-Year-Old Boy Reads To Kids Who Miss Story Time At School   A 7-year-old boy in New York who loves to read has launched a Facebook group to read to other kids who are missing story time at school.   Bryan Rumfelt, 7, of Brooklyn, loves to read and shares Read More

News for the Soul School Bus Driver Inspired By Students Gets College Degree image

School Bus Driver Inspired By Students Gets College Degree

Last Update: July 2, 2020 at 1:41 pm

Source: Sunny Skyz Date:  July 1, 2020     School Bus Driver Inspired By Students Gets College Degree   A school bus driver in Massachusetts has earned his college degree after the students he drove to school inspired him to go back to the classroom. Clayton Ward’s family owned a school bus company in Tennessee, 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

News for the Soul This Village in India Plants 111 Trees Every Time a Girl Is Born image

This Village in India Plants 111 Trees Every Time a Girl Is Born

Last Update: October 29, 2019 at 1:26 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  Oct 29, 2019   This Village in India Plants 111 Trees Every Time a Girl Is Born   In many parts of India, baby boys are favored over girls, who—due to the dowry system—can be seen as a financial burden on families. But the people of Piplantri are fighting this prejudice. In 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 Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day image

Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day

Last Update: May 18, 2019 at 4:20 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:   May 19, 2019   Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day   Two years ago, Michael Watson was in a rut. The 6-foot-4 inch teen weighed 335 pounds and was often bullied about his weight. “My self-confidence was zero,” Watson, who turns 18 on Wednesday, told Read More

News for the Soul Spreading kindness: 7-year-old gives CMPD officer heartwarming gift image

Spreading kindness: 7-year-old gives CMPD officer heartwarming gift

Last Update: May 9, 2019 at 5:36 pm

SOURCE:  FOX DATE:  May 9, 2019   Spreading kindness: 7-year-old gives CMPD officer heartwarming gift   A little girl is getting results for police by giving them little gifts that mean a lot. CMPD Officer James Wolfe and 7-year-old Lily have become fast friends, all because if Lily’s small act of kindness. “I stopped to Read More

News for the Soul This 10-year-old girl was born with no hands. She just won a national handwriting competition image

This 10-year-old girl was born with no hands. She just won a national handwriting competition

Last Update: May 3, 2019 at 3:40 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  April 2019     This 10-year-old girl was born with no hands. She just won a national handwriting competition   A 10-year-old girl who was born without hands has proven that she can complete tasks as well as anyone else — if not better. With a neatly written cursive sample, Sara Hinesley Read More

News for the Soul Pune boy, 12, designs ship to remove plastic from ocean, save marine life image

Pune boy, 12, designs ship to remove plastic from ocean, save marine life

Last Update: January 26, 2019 at 11:03 am

Date: January 25, 2019 Source: The Asian Age   Pune boy, 12, designs ship to remove plastic from ocean, save marine life   Pune: A 12-year-old boy in Pune claims to have designed a ship that will help clean up the oceans and save marine life. Haaziq Kazi, who named his ship “Ervis”, presented his idea Read More

News for the Soul Six-year-old YouTube star brings his own toy line to Walmart image

Six-year-old YouTube star brings his own toy line to Walmart

Last Update: August 17, 2018 at 12:15 pm

SOURCE:  Reuters DATE:  July 30, 2018   Six-year-old YouTube star brings his own toy line to Walmart   (Reuters) – A 6-year-old boy whose toy reviews have drawn billions of views on YouTube will debut his own line of slime, stuffed animals and other merchandise at Walmart Inc next month, the retailer said on Monday. Read More