People Helping People

Giving to others is such an important expression of faith. As we give to others, we better understand the necessity of community and our call to "Love one another as ourselves."

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton Donates $1 Million to Coronavirus Research

The country music legend, who recently launched a YouTube read aloud series for homebound families, is now contributing to the effort to come up with a cure.

A pair of rockhopper penguins.

6 Heartwarming Moments to Make You Smile in These Difficult Times

Communities and families are coming together in unique ways to spread joy and comfort during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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An illustration of a dolphin helping out in recycling cans.

Someone Cares: Can-Do Spirit

How her son's love of marine animals helped him kickstart a recycling program.

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A tote bag that reads 'from Grandma Mae' with cooking utensil icons.

Someone Cares: Kitchen To Go!

Her mother-in-law's kitchen utensils helped families in need start new lives.

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Chef José Andrés

Chef José Andrés Provides Free Meals to Those in Need

The renowned chef has turned several of his restaurants into community kitchens to help feed those impacted by the spread of Covid-19.

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A group of people at the park

5 Inspiring Stories of People Helping Those Most in Need

From business owners, neighbors to NBA players—all are coming together to assist the most vulnerable to Covid-19 within their communities. 

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Holly Jackson; by Walls of Love

A Cleveland Woman Helps Those in Need With ‘Walls of Love’

Once homeless herself, Holly Jackson has made it her mission to provide basic necessities to the downtrodden. 

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An artist's rendering of two family members taking out mail from their mailbox.

Someone Cares: You’ve Got Mail

Recieving letters and sending mail when she travels makes all the difference.

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Two young girls participate in an Easter egg hunt.

Someone Cares: Beep! Beep!

How these beeping eggs helped visually impaired children have fun on Easter.

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Dolly Parton sits on a bed in PJs, children's book in hand

Dolly Parton to Read Children's Books on 'Goodnight with Dolly'

The beloved singer, actress and philanthropist is launching an online series where she reads children's books for all to enjoy.

Kazi with some of his patrons

This Immigrant Restaurateur Serves the Homeless Alongside White House Staff

Everyone is welcome at Kazi Mannan's Pakistani-Indian eatery in Washington, D.C.

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Mazi Kannan, owner of Washington, D.C.'s Sakina Halal Grill

A Successful Restaurateur Gives Back to Those in Need

In his Washington, D.C., restaurant, Kazi Mannan feeds 80-90 needy people a day, giving them the full dining-out experience seated side by side with paying customers.

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Maris Rose Belding

Everyday Greatness: She's Working to Feed the Hungry

Recent college grad Maria Rose Belding created an online platform that transfers surplus food to pantries and soup kitchens.

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1950s teens line up for the polio vaccine

His Son's Brave Battle to Recover from Polio Bolstered a Father's Faith

In this story from the October 1954 issue of Guideposts, a father writes a touching letter to his son.

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