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Inspiring Stories

The Inspiring Way Books Are Being Used in Prisons

It's all about hearing their loved one's voice.

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How to Take a Time-Out From Social Media

Here's why other high school teachers should give this a shot.

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15 Quotes for Strong Women

"What makes you different or weird, that's your strength."

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Gardening Helped This Veteran Move On

Sonia Kendrick isn't afraid to get her hands dirty.

How This Woman Is Living With Breast Cancer

She views her illness as inspiration to value the time she has.

This Yoga Program Helps Victims of Domestic Violence Heal

Exhale to Inhale is a safe haven for survivors.

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20 Memorial Day Quotes That Honor What the Holiday Is Really About

"We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude."

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This Single Mom's Side Hustle Inspired Her to Build a Safe Haven for Kids

Jennifer Maddox has provided after-school activities for more than 800 children.

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A Cancer Tragedy Inspired One Mom to Help Thousands of Sick Children

After Leslie Morissette lost her son to leukemia, she turned her pain into action.

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This Mom, Once Homeless, Now Helps Families in Need With "Houses of Hope"

Today, Je'net Kreitner has helped more than 2,000 men and women.

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This Woman Is Making Sure Every Senior Citizen Has a Safe and Stable Home

For Lisa Jones, a mom of three, building a community starts in her own backyard.

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Since Grieving Her Baby Girl, This Mom Found a Way to Help 48,000 Other Kids

Jessica Bachus's dreams were shattered after losing daughter Kenzi, until she launched Dolls for Daughters.

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Kathie Lee Opens Up About Loneliness After Losing Her Husband in an Emotional New Video
“I still live in the same big house where we made a gazillion million memories. And there are times when I am overwhelmed by loneliness…
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Ann Curry Opens Up About Her Parents' Love Story—and It's So Inspiring

"I hold a special place in my heart for reunion stories, because I have a pretty amazing one of my own."

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Inside the Texas Christian Ministry Helping Refugees Start Over in America

Dallas is home to one of the largest groups of refugees in the country.

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After My Son Killed My Baby Girl, I Had to Accept Him for Who He Is: A Predator

In 2007, Charity Lee's 4-year-old daughter was brutally murdered by her older son. This is her story of forgiveness.

I Refuse to Let My Son's Disability Stop Him from Having a Happy Halloween This Year

"The otherwise joyous experience of trading and categorizing candy is often a tangible reminder of his disability."