People Helping People

A green umbrella showing a happy frog.

Someone Cares: Singing in the Rain

This project collected umbrellas for those in need in their community.

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Three kitchenettes with various meals in hand.

Someone Cares: Soup’s On

A group of volunteers helps church members celebrate Easter with delicious lunches.

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A senior volunteer works at a food bank

5 Benefits for Seniors Who Volunteer

Although volunteering is fulfilling, there are other perks to giving back

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Members of the Sun City crew include (from left) Marilyn Navarro, Ken Ayers, Karen Leonard, Robert Leonard and Ted Stone.

Retirees to the Rescue: Senior Volunteers Staff Sun City's Emergency Crew

For this team of volunteers, retirement is an opportunity to save lives

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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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A leprechaun's hat filled with green clovers.

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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