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🎧 One Bed at a Time, Luke Mickelson Wants Kids off the Floor, Top 10 CNN Heroes

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“If you want true joy, you’ve got to stop looking at yourself,” says Luke Mickelson. Mickelson knew something was missing in his life. It was time to get off the sofa and figure it out. Back in 2012, it came to the attention of Mickelson through his Church, that some kids in the community were sleeping […]

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The Kind of Special Person That People Hope for in the World

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It is a two hour road trip by bus from Monessen, Pennsylvania to the UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. Twice a week, Albert Lexie would make that journey to his job as a shoe shiner at the hospital, and for three dollars, he would shine your shoes. It was upon his passing this past month, […]

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Secretary Shocks Family and Friends Leaving Fortune to Students Future

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She lived an incredibly modest life. Working for the same legal firm in Brooklyn, New York for 67 years, Sylvia Bloom leaves a $6.24 million donation to the Henry Street Settlement on the Lower East Side. This was the largest single gift to the social service group in its 125-year history. How does a secretary amass a […]

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