Inspirational Stories

Let inspirational stories of faith, hope, survival, healing, and courage help you cultivate a positive attitude every day.
The World's Oldest Barber: 96 Years in a Job He Loves
Living Longer, Living Better

The World's Oldest Barber: 96 Years in a Job He Loves

Barber Anthony Mancinelli cut his first head of hair when Calvin Coolidge was president and more than nine decades later, he's still at it. What's his secret?

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Winter Olympians
Sports

Meet 8 Inspiring Winter Olympians Representing Team USA

Before the Games begin, we're highlighting eight men and women whose personal journeys to a potential place on the podium are a testament to the strength of the human spirit and the beauty of the American dream.

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21-Year-Old Man with Down Syndrome Builds a Million-Dollar Empire
Motivational Stories

21-Year-Old Man with Down Syndrome Builds a Million-Dollar Empire

John Cronin is now making seven figures selling socks 

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Jessica McClard Creates Little Free Pantry to Give Back and Unite the Community
People Helping People

Jessica McClard Creates Little Free Pantry to Give Back and Unite the Community

The mother of two has introduced a simple way to bring her community together to help others.

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An illustration of a hand holding a package of Tim Tams, the chocolate covered cookies.
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Cookie Chain

This sweet chain reaction started after a simple act of kindness.

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An illustration of a 'Thank You' card in an envelope adorned with white lilies and a cross.
People Helping People

Someone Cares: 40 Blessings

She counted her blessings for each person in her life.

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An illustration of a woman and her dog taking a brisk walk to gather up garbage.
People Helping People

Someone Cares: In the Bag

She decided to clean up the wildnerness for Lent.

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A happy woman gets hugs from her friends at a dimly lit restaurant
Power of Prayer

The Power of a Healing Hug

You never know when and how God will surprise you.

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Dr. Edward Crosby's green care package containing gum, tissues, nail clippers, and lip balm.
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Care Package

This special box offered hope, love and encouragement.

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Edith's poster featuring highlights from her life as a Rockette.
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Chart-a-Life

She created a project that became special to caregivers and patients alike.

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