The world is populated by lots of people with good intentions. These people are ready to do anything to help their neighbor, do a kind deed or set out to help a good cause. They don't expect anything in return, not even a simple "thank you".
They are, for want of a better word, living superheroes. These people go that extra mile for causes they believe to be right. So, in honor of all the kind souls out there, here's a touching selection of kind deeds "caught in the act".
1. During a fire, this little boy saw that the firefighters' hose had a hole, so he covered it with a plastic bag and sat on it to stop the leak.
2. This guy's dad lost his hair during his cancer treatment, so he decided to shave off his locks in solidarity with his dad's plight.
3. Rather than throw unconsumed food in the trash, this Indiana school district packages it up as take-home meals for kids.
4. This girl decided to take her plant for a walk as she was worried it wasn't getting enough sun
5. These cops saved a freezing puppy they found by a river... Guess what name they gave it..
6. When you discover you have the nicest neighbor in town!
7. This man fell down the stairs while helping his daughter, who has cerebal palsy. So, he found some ramps and a man offered to install them for free.
8. When she turned 10, Sophia used all of her birthday money to buy toys and treats for an animal shelter
9. This guy got a flat tire in a deserted area, but one kind guy stopped to lend him a hand
10. "I helped an old lady to open a heavy door and she gave me some candy!"
11. A cop playing with a kid as she waits for help after being in a traffic accident
12. This girl saved a baby rabbit
13. This guy's neighbor saw that he'd had a really bad day, so bought him some tasty treats to cheer him up
14. This server spent an evening talking in sign language with a deaf patron - who in turn left him a $100 tip
15. These Romanian kids decided to clean up their neighborhood
16. "My sister saves, treats and adopts out abandoned dogs." She drove for 8 hours in order to fetch this abandoned pooch.
17. When an honest person finds your lost iPhone
18. Someone left this on a bench for a homeless person
19. This guy decided to act to prevent the disappearance of butterflies and bees
20. When your motorbike breaks down on a freeway and a kind soul comes to your help
21. Two friends who turned their van into washing/drying facilities for the homeless
22. This boy accidentally ran over a bird with his bike, so he immediately took it to the veternarian's along with all of his pocket money to pay the bill.