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“Good News” articles to provide you with inspiration and hope that there is still good in the world. People from all walks of life are making an impact by doing good, and so can you!
Jennifer Maddox is a single mother and a police officer in Chicago. She saw all the violence in the southside and wanted to help children cope with all the trauma they experience. She started Future Ties, an after-school program that offers hot meals, tutoring, conflict resolution, and many different activities for children. Watch this video of her being highlighted on the Today Show.
A group of about a dozen 11 and 12 year-olds have a Bake Sale For Justice, giving donations to organizations like “Refugee One, the American Civil Liberties Union, the Environmental Defense Fund, the Union of Concerned Scientists and the Native American Rights Fund.” They have raised thousands of dollars so far and donate to a different cause every month. Read the whole story about these kids here.
Photographer Josh Rossi and his wife Roxana were inspired by the Infinity War movie and brought bullying victims together for an empowering photo shoot. Fifteen kids were selected and dressed up as various Avengers characters representing how, if they all unite, they can stop bullying for good. Click here to see the pictures and read the whole story.
Bhutan is the only country in the world with a negative carbon footprint. Sitting between China and India, this country has made many efforts to protect the environment. They set the Guinness world record for planting 49,672 trees in one hour. Click here to watch the video showing everything this country has done to be truly sustainable.
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