In times of uncertainty in the world like now, it’s important that we remember there are always good people making good things happen. And we’re bringing three more of them now for you, in this week’s edition of The Good News Week.
If you enjoy the stories we’ve found this week, let us know – remember this is a place for you to share any good news you find too, be it local or national – and from wherever in the world you are!
So if you find something positive in the news this coming week that you think we should feature next Wednesday then you can leave your comments below or Tweet us with the hashtag #GoodNewsWeek!
A THANKSGIVING MIRACLE
Firstly, Happy Thanksgiving for tomorrow to any of our American readers. The first story this week from AJC: Atlanta News Now is particularly fitting, as Atlanta’s Public Defender Office is hosting a Thanksgiving dinner for 400 of its homeless residents tomorrow, as well as gifting them with essential supplies. More on this heartwarming story here.
CYCLING TO A BETTER WORLD
Next to a remarkable story on Fox News this week, of 9 year old Joey Johnson and his mum, Kelly. Despite having a rare genetic condition that means he is in a wheelchair, he’s taken part in an initiative to raise money to give the gift of a bike this Christmas to children in developing countries. Find out more about his efforts here.
JUST DOING IT FOR OUR NURSES
Finally this week to Herald Publicist, and the trainer company Nike have just announced details of a special new pair of trainers, set to go on sale from December 7th, which have been designed especially for doctors and nurses to wear on duty to help support their posture and feet on long shifts. More details can be read here.