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Sunday, Jun 17, 2018

The Learning Experience: Preschoolers Learn to be Humanitarians

The Learning Experience: Preschoolers Learn to be Humanitarians

At the Learning Experience, preschoolers are taught more than the basics of counting and the alphabet--they are also taught about charity, giving and the basics of philanthropy.

Sunday, Apr 29, 2018

National Tour for Peace and Connection Ends in Los Angeles

National Tour for Peace and Connection Ends in Los Angeles

Two men traveled across all 50 states inviting strangers to connect by holding hands as part of their peace-promoting movement called "Hashtag Connect."

Sunday, Apr 22, 2018

OC Meningitis Survivor Connects With Strangers Online

OC Meningitis Survivor Connects With Strangers Online

Kaitlyn Dobrow, a meningitis survivor from Orange County, connects with strangers online through her YouTube channel.

Monday, Apr 16, 2018

Dog Injured in Acid Attack Now Helps Heal Other Burn Victims

Dog Injured in Acid Attack Now Helps Heal Other Burn Victims

Fergus, a golden retriever who was found with burns along his back in 2015, now works as a therapy dog to help other burn patients.

Sunday, Apr 8, 2018

Upland Man Sews Handmade Bags for People in Need

Upland Man Sews Handmade Bags for People in Need

An Upland man turns prints of paisley, plaid, and patterns into purses and pencil cases for people in need.

Sunday, Mar 25, 2018

High School Students Train Guide Dogs for the Blind

High School Students Train Guide Dogs for the Blind

Students at Don Lugo High School in Chino raise and train guide dogs for the blind.

Sunday, Mar 18, 2018

Senior Citizens Prepare Meals for Homeless in Glendora

Senior Citizens Prepare Meals for Homeless in Glendora

At Glendora Gardens Senior Living Complex, a group of grandmothers use their culinary skills to feed people experiencing homelessness twice a week with food donated from Vons.

Sunday, Mar 11, 2018

A Former Stockbroker's Search for a Meaningful Life

A Former Stockbroker's Search for a Meaningful Life

A former stockbroker gave up the 9 to 5 grind and set off on the adventure of a lifetime searching for kindness and connection in a troubled world.

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018

Record-Setting Pilot Inspires Youth at Airport

Record-Setting Pilot Inspires Youth at Airport

Kimberly Anyadike, from nearby Inglewood, made history at the Comtpon airport years ago. Now she volunteers her time at the same airport, helping the next generation realize they can do anything they dream.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018

Girl With Severe Lung Disease Chronicles Journey With Book

Girl With Severe Lung Disease Chronicles Journey With Book

Chloe Fernandez, 11, suffers from a severe lung disease that causes breathing problems and requires constant care. With the help of the Make a Wish Foundation, she documented her journey with PCD for other...

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Youngest Migrants Being Held in 'Tender Age' Shelters

Trump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children forcibly separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border to at least three "tender age" shelters in South Texas, The...

Man Shot and Killed in Home Depot Parking Lot
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