This Choir Sings to People on the Verge of Dying, and It’s Just Beautiful
How one extraordinary group provides comfort through music to those on the threshold of life.
Meet 7 Extraordinary Kid Heroes Who Will Give You Hope
These incredible kids and teens came to the rescue when it mattered most.
How a City Bus-Turned-Shower Station is Helping the Homeless Regain Their Dignity
Doniece Sandoval convinced the city of San Francisco to donate four old buses and she raised money to turn them...
3 Touching True Stories That Illustrate the Power of Acceptance
These tales from the Moth, America's premier storytelling group, touch on the empowerment and humor that comes with accepting others—and...
14 Short Stories About the Kindest, Bravest, Wisest Dads in the World
In 100 words or less, readers share their poignant tales of the bond between father and child
So I Let My Daughter Play With a Stranger at the Beach. And Then Learned This.
My misguided fear about my child interacting with strangers led to a heartwarming discovery.
Joshua Miele: Inspiration from an Unthinkable Crime
Joshua Miele's sight was stolen from him when he was a child. Forty years later, he's giving the blind a...
5 Amazing Stories of Things Lost, Then Found
Thanks to the kindness of strangers, these precious lost objects were returned to their rightful (and thankful) owners.
Jesse Owens: My Greatest Olympic Prize
In this RD Classic from our archives, American athlete Jesse Owens tells his stunning Olympic story about putting differences aside...
Paula Lucas: International Angel
Paula Lucas dreamed of being able to help battered women living overseas. In 2001, she started Americans Overseas Domestic Violence...
Digest Diet: Adrienne’s Weight-Loss Success Story
After the first phase of the Digest Diet, Adrienne's weight loss was seven pounds; then she went on to shed...
5 Stories That Celebrate the Spirit of Giving
Ten-year-old Riley Christensen and her mother, Lynn, were huddled in front of the family computer, checking out models and prices...