Be Inspired: True Inspirational and Heartwarming Stories

A Washington Community Celebrates Its 25th Shop with a Cop Anniversary

In a small Washington community, a tradition has been thriving for a quarter of a century. The annual “Shop with a Cop” event brings together local law enforcement and underprivileged children for a day of holiday shopping and bonding. As this beloved program celebrates its 25th anniversary, we take a closer look at the impact it has had on both the community and the participants. Join us as we explore the heartwarming stories and lasting memories created through this remarkable initiative.

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The Hidden Figure Who Helped Put a Man on The Moon

In the history books, the story of the Apollo moon landing is often attributed to the brave astronauts who took that giant leap for mankind. But behind the scenes, there was a hidden figure who played a crucial role in making that momentous event possible. Get ready to be amazed by the extraordinary tale of the person who helped put a man on the moon.

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The Power of Just Being There

In a world that often values productivity and efficiency, it can be easy to overlook the power of simply being present. In this story, we’ll explore the profound impact that Bill had on some young neighborhood boys simply by “just being there”. Read the story here!

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The Power of Courage

Three inspiring true stories about choosing courage over fear that will warm your heart. Read them here!

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Daily Dose

This Dog Inspired a New Movement Toward Humane Rescue Programs

For anyone who is a dog owner you know that they come into our lives and forever change them for the better. Well, this story is about how some very special people at the Humane Society in Louisiana have forever changed this dog’s life, and with her help, hopefully many more to come. Check out this inspiring story here!

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Santa Claus Has His Own Postal Code in Canada

For more than 40 years, Canada postal elves have been helping Santa read and reply to over one million letters per year from around the world! They are, by definition, one of the purest examples of the Christmas spirit by not only offering kids and adults alike a place to send their Christmas hopes and dreams but then answering each and every letter, ensuring they keep the Christmas magic alive for all! Read this incredibly inspiring story here!

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A Tradition of Kindness on the Appalachian Trail

If you’re in need of a truly uplifting story to help you restore your faith in humanity, you’ve just found it! This one is about Nick, a man who went on a long adventure through the Appalachian Trail and witnessed unbelievable human kindness when he least expected it. Read this inspiring story here!

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QUOTE OF THE DAY

Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart.
Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.

-Carl Jung

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Get Up Early and Give Back

There is something special about being awake just as the sun is rising. There is something even more special about those mornings when you’re awake at this hour to do good for others. Read this heartwarming story about a Reverend and his group of volunteers who do this regularly for their community.

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Mama Shu Honors Her Son’s Legacy by Changing Lives Each Day

After losing her 2 year old son, this woman, known as Mama Shu, chose to turn her grief into positive change for others. Read her inspiring story here.

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AI Delivers Enhanced Breast Cancer Detection Opportunities

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She Is Saving Shelter Dogs and Helping Bobcats Too!

An inspiring story on how Tina Skestos and her husband, George, created Gigi’s, a regional care campus that has already helped over 6,000 shelter dogs get healthy and prepared for adoption.

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This Doll Making Business Has Provided Over 28 Million Meals for Hungry Children

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According to This Lightning Strike Survivor, Everyone Deserves a Second Chance

Richard Rogers was struck by lightning, died, and came back to spend his life giving back to others, by giving them a second chance at life. He does this through his foundation Just One More. Read his inspiring story here!

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Preliminary Analysis Indicates Wildfire Smoke Doesn’t Impact Solar Energy Collection

The United States aims to ramp up solar energy production from 3% today to 45% in 2050. Read about the impact wildfires have on this goal.

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Biotech Innovation Is Creating Numerous New Healthcare Therapies

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Uplifting News: Just Judy’s Is the Place Where Everyone Knows Your Name

Just Judy’s Is the Place Where Everyone Knows Your Name

Come be inspired by this story of a real life place in Indianapolis where everyone knows your name and your usual order.

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Feel Good Stories: Meet the Man Who Created a Theme Park for People with Special Needs

Meet the Man Who Created a Theme Park for People with Special Needs

Gordon Hartman is the founder of Morgan’s Wonderland. It’s a 25-acre theme park in San Antonio, TX, with a twist. It operates as a non-profit because the 25 rides you’ll find here are accessible to those with disabilities.

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Uplifting News Stories: The Tenacity to See the Stars

The Tenacity to See the Stars

Be inspired by this story that reminds us that the next time we feel bored with a task or chore we need to look up at the stars…and challenge ourselves to reach for them.

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Uplifting News: Just Judy’s Is the Place Where Everyone Knows Your Name

Just Judy’s Is the Place Where Everyone Knows Your Name

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Uplifting News Stories: Retired Army Colonel Continues Serving on the Front Lines Now as a Priest

Retired Army Colonel Continues Serving on the Front Lines Now as a Priest

Father Patrick Egan once served the country through the military, now he serves the Lord and his community. Read his inspiring story here.

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This NGO Provides Laptops to Children in Remote Africa

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The Road to Appreciation

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Inspirational Stories - Getting Outside is the Best Way to Get Rid of the Blues

Getting Outside is the Best Way to Get Rid of the Blues

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Uplifting News - Artificial Intelligence Could Detect Mental Health Concerns Earlier

Artificial Intelligence Could Detect Mental Health Concerns Earlier

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Are you looking to be inspired by heartwarming stories to break up the doom-and-gloom of the mainstream news cycle? If you’re seeking uplifting news stories, you’ve come to the right place. Be Inspired is changing what it means to keep up with the news, bringing your feed positivity and joy with every one of our posts - because we see the need for it.

You’ll find uplifting news and true inspirational stories across our site sections, covering a range of stories both human and animal in nature (there was even an uplifting story about AI - where else would you find that?).

True inspirational stories are not in short supply, it’s just most journalists don’t want to cover it. And why? Because, sadly, it doesn’t drive as many clicks. As people, we know that an influx of negativity and bad news will do us harm, but we crave it anyway. It interests and excites us, but it’s all for the wrong reasons. Over time, the news will leave feeling you cynical towards the world, and you’ll find it hard to be inspired. We think that’s a bad place to be in and one that should be avoided at all costs! That’s why we deliver truly, positive inspirational stories as often as we can.

Reading just one or two positive inspirational stories a week can change one's outlook on our world.  If you look across our site, you’ll find an array of positive inspirational stories and uplifting news stories to read. If you’re having trouble picking one of our heartwarming stories to dive into, we recommend these as a starting point:

Our goal is that by reading some of our positive inspirational stories, we can ignite that spark of hope in your heart that, in spite of all the chaos and sometimes darkness, the world is still a beautiful place filled with very kind people.  Enjoy! And, if you have any positive inspirational stories of your own that you'd like to share, we'd love to hear them and share those with our readers! Visit "Submit Story" to submit yours today.