Goodwill Shopper - Christmas

Joy Factor: Goodwill Shopper Buys Christmas Gifts for Local Kids

As much as Christmas shouldn’t be about the gifts we receive, it doesn’t feel right to see a child not have a gift to unwrap and engage with. Continue reading

Barber - Autism - Joy Factor

Joy Factor: Quebec Barber Takes Special Care of Child with Autism

In Quebec, one very inspiring barber has taken it upon himself to provide customers with autism a truly special, one-on-one experience. Continue reading

Police Assist

Joy Factor: Police Officer Rescues Senior in Broken Electric Wheelchair

Police officers are often credited with bringing down criminals. But sometimes, the way they help civilians is just as important. Continue reading

David Mainse - 100 Huntley Street - Crossroads

Reverend David Mainse, founder of Crossroads, Passes Away at 81

Rev. Mainse’s influence and presence was of great significance to so many. He will certainly be missed. Continue reading

Hailey Dawson - Baseball

Joy Factor: Girl with 3D-Printed Hand Hopes to Throw First Pitch at all MLB Stadiums

Seven-year-old Hailey Dawson has a 3D-printed hand and an inspirational goal that Major League Baseball wants to help her achieve. Continue reading

Handyman Mailbox

Joy Watch: Kind-Hearted Handyman Installs Mailbox for Fearful Blind Woman

For years, Henrico, Virginia resident Lynda Tennette had been scared of gathering her mail. Thanks to a Good Samaritan, that feeling’s changed. Continue reading

City Bus

Joy Factor: Bus Driver Rescues Student Who Struggled Getting to School

After a student had trouble getting to school, one bus driver went above and beyond to ensure the situation didn’t totally go awry. Continue reading

Teacher - Rickee

Joy Factor: Teacher Using Wedding Registry to Help Homeless Students

This is the inspirational story of Rickee Stewart, a Utah teacher who is using her wedding gift registry to help out the less fortunate. Continue reading

Carrot Ring

Joy Factor: Alberta Woman Finds Lost Engagement Ring Wrapped Around a Carrot

If you have ever lost an engagement ring, perhaps you should check your produce just in case it turns up attached to it. Continue reading

Cayla Chandara - Waitress

Joy Factor: Couple Pays Waitress’ $10K Student Debt

For one waitress, a friendly encounter with people she served turned into a life-changing experience she won’t soon forget. Continue reading