Michael’s Desserts/Instagram 13-year-old Michael Platt of Bowie, Maryland is the proud owner of Michael’s Desserts, a one for one philanthropic bakery. For each cupcake, cake, macaron, or cookie sold — Michael donates a treat to the homeless.
A Doll Like Me/Facebook Amy Jandrisevits creates ‘A Doll Like Me’ for children with disabilities and the impact she has had on children around the world is truly incredible. Amy Jandrisevits was a social worker in a pediatric oncology unit […]
Humane Society of Missouri Facebook The program in Missouri wants to aid children in improving their reading abilities as well as their social skills by reading to dogs in the shelter. As part of the Shelter Buddies Reading Program at […]
Happy Animals Club Ken, 9, has grown up dreaming about someday having a shelter to help the stray animals that live near his home. He started feeding three stray dogs that he encountered on the streets of Davao City, Philippines. […]
Since before her human baby brother was even born, Panda the cat has been working to keep him safe. “Once I got pregnant she started following me around the house, tucking her head on my belly, purring. She loved him […]
Deeanna Thomas/Facebook When Christian McPhilamy was six years old, he was inspired by a commercial for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and decided he wanted to help young people with cancer. He decided that day that he wanted to grow […]
Dr. Alastair McAlpine spends every day caring for children with life-threatening and life-limiting illnesses, working for the non-profit organization PaedsPal. McAlpine recently decided to ask his terminally-ill patients what they enjoyed most in life and then shared their answers on […]