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This Modern Day Hero Proved That 30 minutes CAN Produce Miracles. Brilliant idea!

Tommy Klein had enough of the messy river bank in his town. So he did something about it!

Bernadette Carillo





Every year, tons of garbage are collected all across the globe. This year alone, an estimated 2.6 trillion pounds of garbage are feared to be generated worldwide. As stated by The Atlantic, that’s about the weight of 7,000 Empire state buildings!

Thanks to the modern day heroes like this guy though, we finally see that people are willing to make a big difference.

Everyday, Tommy Klein would ride his bike and take a quick tour on random places. However, as he passed by the river bank daily as he went to work, he felt enjoying the sunset or the sunrise no longer excites him. Why? because the picturesque view has been replaced with piles of garbage. Scattered rubbish have become an eye sore. Instead of being permanently discouraged though, Klein decided to deal with the problem – even it meant doing things by himself.

With a pair of clippers and plastic bags, he would spend 30 minutes of his time just to clean up the mess. Week after week, he would take a photo of the work-in-progress and posted it on Facebook through Project Schone Schie. Soon enough, the project that started out as a simple advocacy drew the attention of 180 people who helped in the cleanup drive. Weeks passed and the end result was really fantastic – a newly-cleaned river bank!

Here are some pictures from Klein:

Enjoying a picturesque view by the riverside is always a lot nicer compared to seeing these piles of garbage.


Fortunantely,a low-profile Dutch hero took the matter by himself and did what most people won’t bother doing.


Week after week, he would spare 30 minutes to clean up the river bank.


Of course, the miracle did not happen overnight. And so, he repeated the routine until the riverside became spotless.


The nearly-dead river bank is now a new potential park for everyone.


As Klein posted the work-in-progress photos in Facebook, many followers soon joined the clean up project.


Through this project, Klein proved that “it only takes 30 minutes to change the world.”


The last bag of garbage before the cleanup project is officially done.


And here we finally have the brand new river bank!


From a messy river bank to an entirely new place.


After 90 days of hard work, this bird made a nest on the river bank as well.


Go check out the Project Schone Schie Facebook page for more information.



He Overheard Teens Making Fun of an Old Man’s House, So He Rallied 100 People to Help Out

Josh Cyganik heard two young boys mocking an old man’s house. He decided to do something about it.

Mini Malabanan



Josh Cyganik, a railroad track inspector from Union Pacific, overheard two teenage boys making rude comments on the house of Leonard Bullock.

The two teens made fun of the the 75-year-old man’s house saying that the crappy house should just be burned down. Cyganik knew that Bullock heard what they said and the thoughtless remarks bothered him.

Determined to help the old man,  Cyganik posted a message on Facebook asking for volunteers to help him fix the house. His post has quickly gone viral amassing more than 6,000 shares.

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The Inspiring History of Jollibee, A Filipino Fastfood Giant

The story of #jollibee, from humble beginnings to one of the world’s largest fast food restaurant chains.

Mark Andrew



Perhaps no other Philippine brand is as readily recognizable as Jollibee. Represented by a smiling bee chef mascot, the homegrown fast food chain has become dear to the hearts of Filipinos young and old.

The inspiring story began with Tony Tan Caktiong who, once in his life, belonged to a poor family. They migrated from China to the Philippines hoping that they can improve their life in the country.

While Caktiong was still a young boy, his dad opened a restaurant which became one of his earliest exposures to business. He then worked hard, studied, and obtained a degree in chemical engineering.

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5-year-old Girl Hailed as Hero After Saving The Lives of Her Mom And Baby Brother.

Little girl saved the lives of her mom and baby brother after a car crash by calling for help.

Jessa Ventures



Children are usually playful and carefree. Their young minds are mostly in search for one thing - fun. Apparently, kids have little surprises up their sleeves too and there is so much more to them than what we thought we know.

Five-year-old Lexi Shymanski just made herself a little hero and left everyone in awe after surprisingly saving the lives of her mother and 4-month-old baby brother. Angela Shymanski, her mother, was driving her kids home to Prince George, B.C. on June 8th after a vacation when she felt exhausted from driving. She thought of pulling over once she reached Jasper, Alberta but before Angela even got there, their SUV traveled down a 12-meter steep embankment and crashed into a tree.

Lexi is being hailed a hero after saving her mom and baby brother from a recent car crash.


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