After losing her husband, she founded a grief support camp for children

Twice a year, children between 6 and 17 who have lost a significant loved one gather at Camp Hope for a weekend of support.

How one high school teacher stays inspired

A high school English teacher in Alaska shares how PBS's meaningful content keeps her energized and helps her avoid burnout.

Veteran brothers bond over biking

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Soldier Ride® recently returned to Washington, DC for its annual events at the White House and Annapolis.

A camp that gives hope

The Center for Family Justice breaks the cycle of abuse and violence by providing services that create hope and restore lives.

Finding relief for unseen injuries

The Wounded Warrior Project offers mental health workshops that provide private environments for warriors to express themselves and share their experiences.

Helping children reach their full potential

Dame Vera Lynn established her charity to support children with cerebral palsy and other motor learning impairments.

This is no ordinary kids' camp

The second “Hole in the Wall Camp” opened in 1993 in New York's scenic Adirondack Park.

The gift of giving

Kids Helping Kids hosts a holiday "shopping mall" every year for underserved children to shop for their family and friends.

See this young boy's backyard transform into a "Fenway Fantasy"

​Wish Kid Thomas wished for a baseball field in his backyard...and what it turned into was the "Fantasy Fenway" of his dreams.

One family’s ray of sunshine

The Children’s Cancer Association (CCA) provides services to seriously ill children and their family members. The Zuniga-Soria family is one of them.

Man’s best friend, helping to heal

A retired Marine Corps Corporal who has a mild traumatic brain injury and battles post-traumatic stress says his service dog has been a lifeline.

When this journalist began losing his sight, he found new stories to discover

Milwaukee reporter Crocker Stephenson struggles to see the world around him, but other things have become clearer — like the kindness and decency of people.