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Uplift 24: A pizzeria employee had traveled 3 hours to deliver pizza to a guy with terminal cancer

An unselfish act of kindness has reinstated the feeling that some people are truly the example of what it means to be human. Dalton Shaffer, an eighteen year old manager of Steve’s Pizza in Battle Creek, drove 230 miles to Indianapolis on the 13th of October in order to deliver two pizzas to the Morgan household. He pulled up at their driveway and handed them the pizzas at around 2:30 in the night, as the family thanked him for his kind gesture. Richard Morgan and Julie Morgan, used to live in Battle Creek almost 25 years ago and used to feast on Steve’s Pizza whenever they had to treat themselves to something good. Even to this day, it has served...

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Uplift 23: People with autism get help to break into the workforce with the help of this one café

Work for some people is taken for granted and is a topic to become disgruntled about at the start of every week. It is taken to be a routine part of life and is rarely viewed as something extraordinary that you need to do. However, for people who have certain developmental disabilities or have grown beyond the age to pursue public education systems, the same thing might seem like a dream. Most of the times, businesses don’t want to risk their profits...

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Uplift 22: A garbage collector saves the life of an elderly woman by pulling her into his truck during the California Camp Fire

A rapidly spreading Camp Fire initiated a mandatory evacuation procedure on Thursday morning. Dane Cummings, was on his ordinary route of collecting garbage in the streets of Magalia California, when the evacuation was initiated. Owing to this sudden evacuation, Cummings decided that he should go check in on the elderly residents of the area and it is during this search that he discovered Margaret Newsum out in front of her front lawn. Newsum is a 93 year old woman whose home had been serviced by Cummings for almost eight years. Seeing the old woman Cummings decided immediately that he was going to rescue her from the imminent danger. He has humbly accepted that he has very limited knowledge about fires,...

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Uplift 21: Woman donates her wedding venue to a deserving couple after having called off her engagement

Kolbie Sanders, had ended her engagement only a few weeks before her wedding was about to take place. After having learnt that the money which she had spent on the venue and decorations of the wedding was already tied up and she couldn’t get it back, she made a bold and generous decision. Her decision involved donating her wedding venue to a deserving couple out of a list of names that she has received on Facebook.

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