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Making A Difference is to make a positive change in the world.

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Everyday heroes

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  • “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”

    —Edmund Burke Statesman, Author, Philosopher

  • “I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough, we must do.”

    —Leonardo da da Vinci Artist, Inventor, Scientist

  • “How wonderful that no one need wait a single moment to improve the world.”

    —Anne Frank Diarist

  • “We must become the change we want to see in the world.”

    —Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Indian Political And Spiritual Leader

  • “I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.”

    —Helen Keller Author, Lecturer, Activist

Stories About Making A Difference

Hard Times

Submitted by Cynthia

I am Cynthia, and I am fifteen, I was in treatment for many things such as anger management, and depression. I learned for...

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The Preacher

Submitted by Anonymous

My Grandmother's sitter took my Grandmother, Alice Wait Hart, to a fast food restaurant in Baton Rouge LA. on Greenwell...

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My Hero Is Sharon Hampson

Submitted by Erica Johnson

My Hero is Sharon Hampson. What I like about my hero is that she made a difference in the lives of children. She is a...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Sarah Cahill

I have had the opportunity of being best friends with an amazing and inspiring young adult named Sarah Cahill. She is...

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Wanda S

Wanda is a foster parent with Northeast Parent and Child Society. She makes a difference everyday as she cares for children...

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Aaron L

The story of the average everyday hero for many people would be the troops fighting for our freedom, although most people...

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These quotes are great especially for the start of the school year. Words to live by and model for others. Thank you for making a difference!
Vivian Hernandez, Bronx, Ny

to make a difference in someone's life,you don't have to be brilliant,rich,beautiful, or perfect.You just have to care enough and be there.:)
Reeja Hasan, Australia

make a difference in everyone's life by helping others
Anusha, North Nazimabad Karachi

Alex, Alto

if you will make difference you will make the world of difference also.
Ellen Obar, Mambuaya

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