The meaning of life is to find your gift, the purpose of life is to give it away.
Joy J. Golliver

Heart of Gold

Heart of Gold

Mar 18, 2006-- For Olympic speed skater Joey Cheek, it was a magical moment winning a gold medal that turned into something even more meaningful. "After years of other people sacrificing so that I can be the best in the world, I feel that it is imperative to give something to someone who's less fortunate than myself." Cheek used his time in the limelight to channel support for kids in war-torn countries, and ended up raising $300,000 in a week! (2129 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionThe next time you're in the limelight, leverage it to benefit someone else.



Quote Bulletin


A man's true wealth is the good he does in the world.
Muhammad

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 245,007 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Oct 23: On Being Alone (5,137 reads) Oct 4: What Does it Mean to Love Someone? (4,716 reads) Oct 11: The Understory: Life Beneath the Forest Floor (4,594 reads) Nov 5: What Focusing on the Breath Does to Your Brain (5,948 reads) Oct 31: 13 Life Lessons From 13 Years of Brain Pickings (6,969 reads)

More ...