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Kids can become pen pals with a sparkle-loving turkey, a cuddly cow, and more four-legged friends thanks to a new program from Pasado’s Safe Haven, a nonprofit animal sanctuary in Washington. Haven Some of the animals at Pasado’s Safe Haven looking for pen pals include Blue the cow, Heart the pig and Smudge the goat. Pasedo Pen […]

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When he saw the “2020 Grad” signs on their lawns, US Postal Service worker Josh Crowell knew he wanted to lift the spirits of these graduating high school seniors who wouldn’t be able to walk across the stage with their classmates because of the coronavirus pandemic. He started leaving $5 Dunkin’ Donuts gift cards in […]

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Hey SLAYER! I’m going to go live again tomorrow for an hour of sharing, caring, love and support at 1 pm ET / 10 am PT on my personal Facebook page, Carrie Genzel Facebook We had a great group participate last week, for those who did, I hope you’ll be back, for those who did not, […]

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LSA Family Health Service needs face masks. The nonprofit employs frontline workers through its visiting nurse service and weekly food pantry in Manhattan’s East Harlem. It has also heard from the families it serves that they need masks. Because of this, the organization recently connected with Mask Transit, an initiative founded by Mount Sinai medical […]

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Hita Gupta was heartbroken upon learning her regular visits to nursing homes were put on hold because of coronavirus. “They told me that I couldn’t visit because they were trying to limit interaction with seniors to prevent the spread,” Gupta told CNN. The 15-year-old had been volunteering at one facility near her home in Paoli, […]

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Two therapy alpacas in California paid a visit to the elderly residents of an assisted living home to cheer them up during lockdown — while maintaining social distancing, of course. Kronk and Kuzco — whose names were inspired by the 2000 Disney film “The Emperor’s New Groove” — are two of Helen Woodward Animal Center’s […]

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Doctors and nurses on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic have rightly been hailed as heroes for putting their lives at risk to help others. But hospitals are full of other unsung heroes who are also going above and beyond — like the cleaning staff. A team of five housekeepers is being singled out […]

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Slay Talk Live Tomorrow

Hey SLAYER! I’m going to go live again tomorrow for an hour of sharing, caring, love and support at 1 pm ET / 10 am PT on my personal Facebook page, Carrie Genzel Facebook We had a great group participate last week, for those who did, I hope you’ll be back, for those who did not, […]

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“People are a little discouraged,” said Buriel, a substitute teacher who filed for unemployment after schools closed. “They can’t do their normal daily activities. I can’t do my normal daily activities. So, I think that has an impact.” She started in March with a rainbow behind the words “We are all in this together,” tied to […]

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