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30 Tearjerker Photos Show The Relentless Power of Hurricane Harvey

There’s no doubt these will make you cry.

Nature always finds its way to get back at humanity. And when it does, devastation follows. This phenomenon is exactly what Hurricane Harvey showed as it wrecked havoc in the southeastern part of Texas and Houston city.

Winds gust up to 95 km/h while floods continue to bring madness. All of these have caused at least billions worth of property. And what’s worse? The hurricane reportedly brought death to nine people. Harvey is so monstrous that it’s being called “the worst disaster in Texas history.” Since its devastation, people have shared photos from the said areas and the images show us tragedy, hope and even generosity.

Today, we’ll share with you the best ones that made heartwarming impressions to netizens. These pictures are also great reminders that, at the end of the day, we all need one another. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of Hurricane Harvey.

#1. Furniture store providing food and shelter for the victims.

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#2. His name is Otis and he’s definitely hungry as evident by the bag of food he’s carrying.

#3. Policeman passes out after countless hours of helping the victims.

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#4. Fortunately, this dog was rescued.

#5. Man’s best friend indeed!

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#6. Just hold on little fella. Just hold on.

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#7. Joe Garcia holds dog Heidi as they make their way through the flood.

#8. Even at near-death, people still managed to smile.

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#9. This defines UNITY.

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#10. Rescuer finally sees his kids again after almost two days of helping hurricane victims.

#11. I don't know about you, but this kinda looks badass.

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#12. Man cries with his dog after experiencing the hurricane.

Source: Joe Raddle
#13. A dad being a superhero to his kid.

#14. Even at the brink of death…

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#15. This dog is definitely grateful.

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Holocaust Hero’s Reunion With Some Of The 669 Survivors He Saved Will Leave You In Tears

Those Holocaust survivors and their families will forever be indebted to him.

Among the list of the courageous heroes of the Holocaust, Sir Nicholas Winton was one of the most celebrated. Dubbed as the “British Schindler,” he organized the rescue of 669 children from Czechoslovakia during the eve of World War 2 in 1938.

It was an incredible feat for an Englishman during that dark period to save hundreds of mostly Jewish kids and transport them to Britain. Despite the odds, Winton was able to arrange for the children’s safe passage to Britain and thus saved them from imminent death in the Nazi concentration camps.

Eventually, with the help of his mother, he was able to find new homes and families for the refugees.

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Inspiring Millionaire CEO Pays It Forward by Hiring People Who Need a Second Chance

Chris Rickerson hit rock bottom many times before, and now, he is helping turn lives around.

Chris Rickerson couldn't catch a break. He grew up in poverty, had a chaotic childhood, and struggled with drugs, among other misfortunes. All he needed was a chance to turn his life around. Thankfully, there were kind-hearted people who paved the way for that to happen.

In 2013, after years and years of struggling, Rickerson founded Elite Staffing Solutions. The Wichita, Kansas-based staffing company helps people who have hit rock bottom. It provides construction, administrative, and professional temps. Today, Elite Staffing Solutions is valued at over $3 million.

The road to Rickerson's success, however, wasn't easy.

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Lonely 90-Year-Old Lady Asks Neighbor to Be Her Friend in a Heartbreaking Note

We need to take better care of the elderly!

For some people, getting older means having fewer and fewer friends. This is especially true for those in their golden years. A lot of the elderly in our society experience isolation and loneliness, and these can greatly affect the quality of their remaining years. But there's something we can do about it.

Marleen Brooks of Missouri one day came home to see a heartbreaking note from her 90-year-old neighbor named Wanda. The old lady lived down the street from Brooks and was feeling extremely lonely.

In her note, Wanda asked Brooks if the two of them could be friends.

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