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Aysa Branch

Asya Branch's Mission to Inspire Children of Incarcerated Parents

Browse our gallery of photos of Asya Branch, Miss Mississippi 2018, who works with children of incarcerated parents.

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A group of small town firefighters

They Said Yes: Heroes

Guideposts' new ebook, They Said Yes: Stories of Everyday Greatness, includes the story of the residents of a small midwestern town who worked together to help motorists who were stranded by a sudden blizzard.

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Strangers helping each other recycle.

Someone Cares: Kindness Recycled

As she helped others with their recyclables others followed suit.

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The Lent swear jar with cash inside.

Someone Cares: Good Words

A reminder to stop a bad habit for Lent ended up helping the homeless.

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Someone Cares: Sharing of the Green

Someone Cares: Sharing of the Green

Every March, she planted shamrock plants in honor of her dear friend.

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Chef José Andrés is creating a food network to help federal workers in need

Chef José Andrés Helps Feed Federal Workers

The popular chef is again creating a food network to help those in need

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A talking banana saying phrases of encouragement and positivity.

Someone Cares: Go Bananas

This lunchlady wrote encouraging messages on bananas for students to enjoy.

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A purple basket full of slips with names of church congregation members.

Someone Cares: Secret Support

A new idea for Lent turned out to help this church congregation grow closer.

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A pink baggie with a 'H.U.G.' note and Hershey Kisses.

Someone Cares: You've Been Hugged

A campaign to remind service and retail workers on Valentine's Day that they are appreciated was just what the community needed.

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Cory Nickols

A Sexual Abuse Survivor Helps Fight Human Trafficking

Bankrupt and unemployed, Cory Nichols found a new calling

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Justin Dillon on efforts to end human trafficking

Musician Justin Dillon Answers Call to Help End Human Trafficking

The singer and activist knew he needed to do more than peform benefit concerts. What he did next surprised even him.

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He Led Hundreds of Jewish Children to Safety During the Holocaust

He Led Hundreds of Jewish Children to Safety During the Holocaust

Georges Loinger was a former POW and member of the French Resistance who helped smuggle at least 350 Jewish children out of occupied France.

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