#74: Teen Cellist Shares Love of Music with At-Risk Youth in Costa Rica Schools

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This talented teen proves that music has the power to cross geographic boundaries and to empower young people.

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Determined to make some big changes in your life? Here’s how to stay motivated, even on the tough days.

#73: Heroic Irish Priest Helped Save More Than 6,500 People during WWII

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This Irish priest is an unsung hero whose work during World War II deserves greater recognition.

#72: Men Bike Cross-Country to End Sex Trafficking

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These three men are biking across the U.S. to help stop human trafficking.

#71: Mission to Deworm All of Haiti’s Children

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Aaron Jackson is on a mission to save every child in Haiti from starvation and malnutrition caused by worms living in their intestines.

#70: California Man Builds Tiny House for Homeless Woman Sleeping on the Street

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Elvis Summers saw a woman sleeping on the street and knew he had to do something.

#69: Your Chance to Be an Act of Goodness and Save Someone’s Life

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Bill Jacobsen is renowned for his conflict resolution work. But today, he’s fighting for his life, and you might be able to help.

#68: Urban Farmer Creates Fresh Food Revolution

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A farmer in Milwaukee is revolutionizing urban agriculture throughout the world.

#67: Alvin Irby, Founder of Barbershop Books

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Waiting for a haircut isn’t exactly fun for kids. But Alvin Irby is changing that in New York City barbershops.

#66: Xiuhtezcatl Roske-Martinez, Earth Guardian

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A teen activist says young people need to lead the fight for climate change. “We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.”

#65: Wm Paul Young, ‘The Shack’ Author: “We Need to Talk Honestly about Loss”

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“In a culture as sick as its secrets, loss brings us together again.”

#64: John Legend Launches #FreeAmerica to End Mass Incarceration

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John Legend announced this week he’s starting a multi-year campaign to end mass incarceration.

#63: Homeless Man Saves Woman from Rape

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A homeless man is being honored for heroically stopping the rape of a woman in Washington, D.C.

#60: Clint Smith, The Danger of Silence (TED Talk Video)

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Every day, all around us, we see the consequences of silence manifest themselves in the form of discrimination, violence, genocide and war.

#59: Students Build Mobile Laundry Van for Homeless People

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When you don’t have a roof over your head, washing clothes can become a luxury — “a privilege so many of us take for granted.” But these two men are changing that.

#58: Husband Seeks Kidney for His Wife

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A Colorado man is trying to save his wife’s life.