Tag Archives: Joy Factor

Heart Donor - Running

Joy Factor: Father of Heart Donor Watches Recipient Run 10km Marathon

Thanks to a heart donor, John Dickhout was given a new lease on life. Recently, he saluted his donor’s family in a unique way. Continue reading

Church Donations

Joy Factor: Church Surprises Single Working Mom with Massive Tip

At a Chicago area Church, a single mother was given quite the generous surprise from a collection of kind strangers. Continue reading

Kindess Notes - Joy Factor

Joy Factor: 5,100 Students Receive the Ultimate Act of Kindness

An amazing high school class printed out a series of positive messages to tape onto the lockers of all 5,100 students. Continue reading

Alzheimer's Wedding - Joy Factor

Joy Factor: Man with Alzheimer’s Proposes to his Wife, for a Second Time

For Michael (68) and Linda (64) Joyce, their love has managed to not fall victim to a the life-altering illness that is Alzheimer’s. Continue reading

Best Friends

Joy Factor: Best Friends Discover They Are in Fact Brothers

In Hawaii, these two men have been best friends for 60 years. Little did they know that their bond extended even further than that. Continue reading

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

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

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