Sharing Stories of Everyday Good

Tag: Community service

Planting for the future

Since 2013, Save the Sound has worked to improve the health of Connecticut’s Pequonnock River.

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.

After a life-changing accident, this 12-year-old started her own nonprofit

Lexi Kelley was so inspired by the power of her friends and family coming together that she wanted to share that energy with other kids in her community.

Eat good. Do good.

At COMMONS café in Staten Island, 100% of the profits go to nonprofits and scholarships for kids from the New York borough.

Striking out childhood hunger, one game at a time

While raising funds for an away game, a youth baseball team decided to partner with their local hunger relief organization to make an even bigger difference.

"Life is more than what you've been born into"

​Carver alumnus Kenneth "FNX" Shuler wrote and rapped "We Are Carver" as a tribute to the organization's transformative after-school and summer programs.

The art of neighboring

A Washington-based artist explains the importance of finding culture in small towns, and why connecting with your community is crucial.

Sowing the seeds of climate action

A remarkable effort to collect and cultivate the seeds of the Long Island Sound region’s native flora has taken root in the years since Hurricane Sandy struck.