Every Wednesday, Mavros offers his acupuncture services to immigrants and refugees who are coming through the Nationalities Service Center in Center City and going through stressful transitions.
A Philadelphia organization is making it easier for people to stay in their homes even if they can’t afford expensive repairs. It organizes an army of volunteers to swoop in and spruce up.
Later this year, boxes filled with notes and gifts are being delivered to grieving families in our area, courtesy of a Gloucester County mom and dad inspired by their daughter.
These young people say they didn’t find comfort in traditional bereavement groups. So over food and wine, they are creating their own.
A woman raised in North Philadelphia is going back to her old neighborhood once a week. We found her giving brotherly love and sisterly affection to young girls, and she has drafted college students to help.
Friday, a group of kids is throwing a community concert in Camden County. They’re part of a non-profit that wants to spread good cheer with good music. We caught a rehearsal in Oaklyn, where the young performers are getting ready for the big show.
When a Delaware athlete became a paraplegic, she thought her athletic days were over. They weren’t.
A Philadelphia man could have let a devastating injury slow him down. He didn’t. He’s getting young people moving.
A West Philadelphia pastor hopes he can start an anti-trash movement by equipping people with a $20 tool. The project not only gives away the tools for free, it also lets people win prizes.
For almost 20 years, a medical clinic in Chester County has been spreading brotherly love treating thousands of patients. They do it with hundreds of medical professionals whose only pay is patients’ gratitude.
A Philadelphia pilot program is helping people with disabilities learn to cook, and wait till you see where it is.
Every Friday at a school in Aston, students sit down to wrap up the week with a book. Their reading partners are senior citizens who volunteer their time.
For the third year, two Chester County women are making some special deliveries on the streets of Philadelphia.
Next Friday, some middle school students are getting special permission to stay up late.
Michael is not just delivering legal documents. He is giving away hundreds of brand-new basketballs, no questions asked.
A West Philadelphia hair stylist is hitting the streets to help the homeless. Brennon Jones’ barber shop is on the street.
At the Cherry Hill Food Pantry, clients are treated like valued customers.
Fran Warner, volunteer coordinator for Meals on Wheels, said, “Everybody’s working together and working happy. It’s just a friendship.”
A high school senior in Montgomery County says she has seen too much bullying in the world.
In Voorhees, a retired woman is passing the time by sending some cozy comfort to strangers.
An occupational therapist is bringing her artistic talents to some Philadelphia senior citizens.
Many military families struggle at this time of year. The CBS3 Joy of Sharing Toy Fest is helping the troops through the USO.
We caught up with a couple that has adopted four Salvation Army families, 21 people in all, from five months old to adult.
A Philadelphia mom and dad who lost their son only 5 months into a pregnancy want to help grieving parents make the memories they can, while they can.
Across our area, people who bought a car in September got to make a difference, and they might not even know it.
Wednesday was the grand opening of a grand gesture in West Philadelphia: EAT Café.
A Bucks County family who lost a child this spring is facing thousands of dollars in medical bills. A stranger stepped up, creating a 5K with a special theme.
Last year, Pope Francis stayed at St. Charles Borromeo seminary in Lower Merion for a night and Montgomery County officials wanted to give the visiting pontiff a tangible thank-you.
Paul is a jokester, but he’s been through a lot.
A South Jersey charity is granting wishes to thousands of children going through hard times.