In December, a Montgomery County man did what a lot of people do around the new year. He resolved to walk every day. Then he had an idea, and it’s going to make a big difference for kids at CHOP.
Philadelphia public schools have struggled to keep their libraries open, so a team of former educators and volunteers stepped up to get the books back in the hands of children.
A young girl in Gloucester County is holding a Valentine’s Day bake sale to raise money for a research fund into the rare cancer that took the life of her grandmother.
Five and a half years ago, Eyewitness News introduced you to an 11-year-old girl who wrote a children’s book about her fight with cancer. Now that young author is a high school junior, and she’s selling the book to raise money for children like her.
This week, women volunteers are putting on jeans and grabbing power tools to help Habitat for Humanity. They call it Women Build Week.
A Montgomery County commuter who sees homeless people almost every day decided she wanted to help, personally. So now, she stops to deliver clothing and supplies to people, and she’s encouraging other people to do the same.
A Blue Bell auto repair shop wants to give a refurbished vehicle to a veteran, and it wants the public to help choose the lucky winner. This isn’t the first time these mechanics have given veterans such a big gift.
A Haddonfield man has honored thousands of veterans and their families across the country with an unusual gift. He calls it the Honor Your Hero Project. His gift is both handy and heartfelt.
This December, CBS3 is asking for your help to make the holidays happy for thousands of children. We call it the Joy of Sharing Toy Fest. Even a single toy helps. We talked to a retiree who gives way more than one.
CBS 3 is happy to be helping veterans this holiday season. We’re collecting toys, some of which are going to members of the USO. Our Kate Bilo talked to one of those families in this week’s story of Brotherly Love.
For decades, the Boys and Girls Club has been a safe place for children to go after school. As part of the CBS3 Joy of Sharing Toy Fest, they hope they can give the children a very happy holiday with toys.
For more than 20 years, a North Philadelphia high school has made it a mission to give its neighbors a good Thanksgiving.
A man who grew up in Norristown invested some money to buy a house in his old neighborhood. He could have flipped it. Instead, he’s giving it away to a good cause.
A Havertown fourth grader is trying to make the world a better place with the power of words. Two words, to be exact.
A local non-profit founder says every child deserves a brand-new winter coat. This month, this Chadds Ford non-profit will serve its two millionth child. We caught up with them in Wilmington.
Almost three years ago, a Delaware Valley mother was going through one of the scariest times of her life. Her babies were born premature. Now, her children are doing well. That mom is reaching out to help other mothers.
A new mobile farmers’ market has rolled into Chester County. Created by the non-profit Good Samaritan Shelter, it sells produce in areas where people might not be able to get it.
Volunteers across Philadelphia are helping girls ages 8 to 13 grow to be capable and confident. They’re doing it through running. Eyewitness News anchor Ukee Washington met one of the dedicated volunteers.
A Bucks County project is about to make a big difference for a poor village in Africa. As Eyewitness News anchor Ukee Washington shows us, the volunteers need just a little more help to get it there.
The World Meeting Of Families is meant for the whole family. That means helping children of all abilities be a part of this big week.
By Ukee Washington VOORHEES, N.J., (CBS) — Maybe you’ve seen two siblings going door to door in Voorhees. They’re not selling chocolate or popcorn. They’re selling a calendar very dear to their hearts. It all started […]
Less than a year ago, two South Jersey women looked around their community and saw people who needed help. They started collecting clothing and food to give away. They thought it would be a small project. But as Eyewitness News anchor Ukee Washington shows us, it’s grown very big very fast.
The brothers, their sister, and parents helped start the Curing Retinal Blindness Foundation.
A local non-profit that feeds the hungry is itself in need. It’s getting by with the help of a lot of hands.
A Delaware mailman, with the blessing of the U.S. Postal Service, is collecting for children he sees every day. To him, they’re family.
A community in Gloucester County is throwing their all into helping a child with cancer.
A Franciscan friar is cycling hundreds of miles on a pilgrimage to help the poor. His latest stop is Philadelphia. Eyewitness News anchor Ukee Washington got a chance to meet the brother behind this Brotherly Love story.
A local grocery store owner wanted to help families in need, and he wanted it to be personal. Eyewitness News anchor Ukee Washington was there as the man surprised a family with a generous gift.
Volunteers of America, or VOA for short, serves 13,000 people, many homeless, every year.
A former Marine now living in South Jersey says yoga saved his life. Now, he’s offering free yoga classes to fellow veterans and their families. Eyewitness News anchor Ukee Washington got a chance to meet him in Cherry Hill.