Category: children

A father of five worked 23 years as a custodian for Boston…

A father of five worked 23 years as a custodian for Boston College so all of his children could attend the university for free. They all graduated and together saved nearly $700,000 in tuition.

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December 5th is Krampusnacht or “Krampus Night” when…

December 5th is Krampusnacht or “Krampus Night” when men dressed as Krampus drink alcohol, run through the streets, and chase delinquent children around and hit them with sticks. Many anthropologists believe the tradition is pre-Christian and goes back to pagan mythology.

British media personality Katie Hopkins condemned parents who…

British media personality Katie Hopkins condemned parents who give geography-inspired names to their children in an interview. When the presenter pointed out that her daughter is called “India”, she said “that’s not related to a location”.

In Finland, some children read to dogs and cows because they…

In Finland, some children read to dogs and cows because they actually like listening and are extremely attentive.

World’s first robot ‘citizen’ Sophia said, she…

World’s first robot ‘citizen’ Sophia said, she would like to start a FAMILY and claimed all droids deserve to have children.

An investment bank that lost 66 employees on 9/11 paid the…

An investment bank that lost 66 employees on 9/11 paid the college fees of 54 children of their fallen co-workers.

A teacher in South Carolina started a ‘Gentleman’s…

A teacher in South Carolina started a ‘Gentleman’s Club’ for more than 60 at-risk children to teach them important life lessons and social skills and support them so that they would grow up to become successful adults. He even provides donated jackets and ties to students who cannot afford them.

Running back, Joe Delaney, who could not swim, died attempting…

Running back, Joe Delaney, who could not swim, died attempting to save three children from drowning.

Delaney had a lifelong history of helping others, and once paid for the funeral of a former teacher whose family could not afford a proper service.

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Disney quietly cut ties with McDonald’s in 2006 so as not…

Disney quietly cut ties with McDonald’s in 2006 so as not to be associated with childhood obesity.

Every night in Providence, RI, skyscrapers, tugboats, hotels,…

Every night in Providence, RI, skyscrapers, tugboats, hotels, and police cars flash and blink their lights on and off at 8:30 to tell kids at children’s hospitals good night.