People Helping People

Schuyler Ossman and a Guideposts Comfort Kit

Guideposts Outreach: Comfort Kits For Kids

Two high school seniors in Pennsylvania work with first responders to bring a bit of joy to traumatized children.

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An artist' rendering of a young woman with a pirate hat writing a letter.

Someone Cares: Write On, Matey!

How a character building veterans group helped children write creative and fascinating stories.

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An artist's rendering of a smiley face saying 'Hello!' in a speech bubble.

Someone Cares: Free Smiles

She learned that the simple act of smiling can go a long way.

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An artist's rendering of comforting neck pillows in various patterns of blue and pink.

Someone Cares: Pillows for Patients

How a church came together to make pillows for those with breast cancer.

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How a Community Comes Together to Entertain Housebound Boy

How a Community Comes Together to Entertain Housebound Boy

Three-year-old Quinn can’t have any physical contact with the outside world, yet meets new friends daily⁠—through his window.

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Hurricane Dorian: Chef Andres Serves Thousands of Meals in the Bahamas

Hurricane Dorian: Chef Andres Serves Thousands of Meals in the Bahamas

The chef's nonprofit, World Central Kitchen, plans to set up multiple kitchens to help feed victims of the storm.

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An artist's rendering of a red bicycle with school notebooks in the basket.

Someone Cares: For Girls Everywhere

This fitness app empowers girls around the world to get to school quickly and safely.

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A red plaid flag that reads 'DAY CAMP'.

Someone Cares: Recess All Day

This program is a safe haven for kids and gives parents a much needed break.

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David with wife Jenny and son Dax in 2013

How a Rescue Dog Gave This Veteran a New Purpose

Air Force Veteran David Sharpe struggled with depression and PTSD, until an adopted dog changed his life—and inspired him to help others

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Mom Buys 1,500 Pairs of Shoes to Donate to Her Community

Mom Buys 1,500 Pairs of Shoes to Donate to Her Community

The unlikely purchase is bringing the neighborhood together.

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An artist rendering of a colorful bouquet which included sunflowers, violets, and daisies.

Someone Cares: Still Blooming

These bouquets of flowers bring joy to her recipients and herself.

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Rescuers form a human chain in dangerous water

They Formed a Human Chain and Saved Nine People from Drowning

An evening on the beach took a dramatic turn when a riptide put a family at risk.

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