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Posted on December 14 2017

After Losing a Leg, Man Wins Gold

Jarryd Wallace had his leg amputated below the knee in 2010 as a 19-year-old when complications arose following surgery aimed at relieving the symptoms of the incredibly painful compartment syndrome. Just one year after his amputation, Wallace won the 2011 Parapan Games with the fastest time in the world that year.

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Posted on December 06 2017

How a Golfer Lost His Sight and Became a Champion

When he was 19 years old, Jeremy Poincenot began losing his vision. Already a talented golfer, Poincenot was afraid that he wouldn’t be able to continue playing the sport he loved. But one year later, with a little encouragement from his mother, Poincenot went to the driving range. With that, he resolved to compete again. Poincenot, along with his father as his coach, caddy and guide, set off on a journey to play in the World Blind Golf Championship. The pair did more than play: they won.

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Posted on November 30 2017

Strangers Band Together to Support a Man in Trouble

When a man stood on the ledge of a building, regular citizens gathered on the ground to hoist encouraging signs and sing words of support.

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Posted on November 22 2017

An Unassuming Warehouse is Catering to Thousands of Hungry Minds

Russell Wattenberg has a booming business, and he single-handedly feeds his city, though he doesn't sell a thing.

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Posted on November 16 2017

Warming the Feet (and Hearts) of Canada’s Homeless

After the passing of his wife in 2010, Bob Rutherford searched for a way to give back to his community. He built two custom-made knitting machines and used them to create socks to protect those in need from the frigid Canadian winters.

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Posted on November 09 2017

Food Truck Hands Out Help and Hope

The Salvation Army's Bed and Bread truck brings free meals to people who need it, right in the neighborhoods where they live.

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Posted on November 02 2017

Having a Brother with Autism

A touching and sweet video by 20 year old Spencer Timmes to his brother Mitchel, who has autism.

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Posted on October 26 2017

Deaf Singer Leaves an Audience in Tears

A video of a deaf woman singing pitch perfect on “America’s Got Talent” went viral as viewers celebrated it as both heartwarming and remarkable.

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Posted on October 19 2017

Helping ‘Misfits’ Catch Their First Wave

After spending years teaching billionaires and celebrities to surf, Lambert Lo decided to trade in his high profile job to follow his heart. Now, as the founder of Mix Academy, Lo helps those who most need smiles catch their first wave.

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Posted on October 12 2017

Unlikely Football Player Packs a Punch

The Brandywine Bulldogs in Wilmington, Delaware, have one of the most unlikely football players in America today. And not just because this guy is so little, but because this guy is a girl. At 4'8", Felicia Perez is one of the shortest kids in her school.

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