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An Elderly Woman Leapt Off into a Bridge, Three Men Stopped Driving and Went After Her, Leapt into the Riverbed

Putting themselves in harm’s way, to save someone’s life, from the Front Page Sections, translated…

A woman, Liu from Kaohsiung after riding up onto the Bo-Ai Bridge in Fengshan, Kaohsiung, she’d leapt into the Fengshan Stream to drown herself. 527 more words

Experiences Of Life

Everyday Heroes - Cancer Survivor Story: Jeanine Ferguson

Name: Jeanine Ferguson
Age: 53
Career: Special Education Educational Support Professional in the Kenosha Unified School District

Interesting Fact: I decided I was an artist at age 40. 384 more words

Cancer Support

Life Beyond Difficulty: A Lesson in Resiliency & Community

At the beginning of last month a four-alarm fire completely destroyed an inner-city apartment building in which several of the kids from our community group lived. 614 more words

Life Lessons

I Just Wanted To Be In A Family

Children without families are the most vulnerable in our society

One of the biggest preventers of child abuse is being protected by the family of origin.

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Blog

Everyday Heroes - Cancer Support Story: Jodi Hayes

Name: Jodi Hayes

Age: 24

Career: Pursuing a Teaching Degree

Interesting Fact: I already have an Associate’s Degree of Applied Science in Baking & Pastry, and I love decorating cakes and cookies. 1,005 more words

Cancer Support

FEMINIST FRIDAY

When I started writing this weekly feature, it was my intention that I would not only feature famous women, but forgotten women, and also the everyday hero women. 2,368 more words

Feminism

Everyday Heroes - Cancer Survivor Story: Matthew Toomey

Name: Matthew Toomey

Age: 25

School/Career: After undergoing treatment and spending a majority of my time in the hospital, I became extremely interested in health and science. 512 more words

Cancer Support