We are 100% sure that superheroes are real and they live among us. They just don’t wear fancy costumes. They’re ordinary people who can’t pass by someone who needs help. For example, today you’ll meet the 10-year-old Sophia who spent all her money on toys for animals.
5 Fun Facts loves sharing kind stories. We hope they’ll inspire others to do good things. In the end, there’s a bonus: a “consequence” of a random act of kindness.
During a fire, this child noticed a leak in the water hose which was being used by firemen, so he sat on it using a plastic bag to stop the leakage.
“When my father was diagnosed with cancer, he had to shave his head. I did the same to support him. I loved my hair, but I love my dad more.”
Rather than throw out unused food, this Indiana school district is turning it into take-home meals for kids.
“My daughter found out our plant wasn’t getting enough sunlight, so she insisted on taking it out for a walk while holding it up to the sun.”
Policemen found a frozen puppy near a river and saved it. Now the baby has a name, River.
“Forgot about my clothes in a dorm washing machine and found this in its place.”
“Recently I had fallen off the steps with my daughter who has cerebral palsy and was looking for ramp referrals. One man offered his help and installed it for free. Thanks, Gregg!”
This is Sophia. She just turned 10 and used her birthday money to purchase toys for the animals at the animal shelter.
“I got a flat tire in an unfamiliar area, and these men stopped and offered to help.”
“Held the door open for an old lady, and she gave me candy. I’m not sure whose smile was bigger, mine or her’s.”
This police officer is playing with a girl who has just been in an accident so that she can feel better.
“My daughter saved this baby bunny from a cat today.”
“My neighbor saw me having a bad day and gave me treats from his work. This day is already getting better.”
“I work at a bar in the evenings, and I’m also fluent in sign language. Tonight a deaf man sat alone in my section, so I chatted with him in sign language. The table next to him noticed it and later I found this on their table.”
“These Romanian kids took the #trashtag challenge without even knowing about it. They were just fed up with the garbage the grownups used to leave on their street.”
“My sister is a volunteer who picks up dogs and gets them to their new forever homes. She drove this gorgeous girl 8 hours to her new home.”
“Found this on the ground outside my dorm.”
“Someone left some food for homeless people.”
“Today I made 350 seed bombs and filled them with nectar-rich wildflower seed mix to help combat the butterfly and bee population decline. You can disperse them in the neighborhood after the clay hardens so birds won’t get to the seeds.”
“I ran out of fuel on the freeway last night. This guy helped me carry it out to the nearest gas station.”
2 friends turned their van into a laundry service to wash homeless people’s clothes.
This boy accidentally ran over a bird with his bike. He rushed to the nearest hospital and asked for help with all the money he had.
This beautiful act of kindness by an old man restores faith in humanity.
Bonus: Do you remember the dog named River that was saved by the policemen? She recently celebrated her first birthday.
Have you ever witnessed any acts of kindness? Share your stories with us!
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