Dual transplant patient makes donation to Ronald McDonald House

Good News Notes: “After receiving a dual organ transplant at Mayo Clinic, a man from the Washington, D.C. area and his wife are showing their gratitude. The couple, Ronald and Joanna High, made a donation to the Ronald McDonald House Friday morning. They have been staying in Rochester since early October, 2019. Ronald had been…

Justin Bieber Donates to Chinese Charity for Coronavirus

Good News Notes: “Justin Bieber is doing his part to assist in battling the worldwide coronavirus outbreak. On Thursday, the “Intentions” singer shared an intimate clip on Instagram addressing the global virus, revealing that he made a donation to a Chinese charity amid the crisis.” View the whole story here: https://people.com/health/justin-bieber-donates-chinese-charity-coronavirus-aid/

Hip-hop superstar Ludacris surprises local band students with major donation

Good News Notes: “There was an eruption of applause, as students had no idea they’d see hip-hop star Ludacris in their high school auditorium. Music artist and film actor Chris ‘Ludacris’ Bridges teamed up with StubHub’s ticket forward program to surprise band students at Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High with a donation of more than $75,000…

Good Samaritan cancels lunchroom debts for nearly 1,000 students in NEISD | kens5.com

 Good News Notes: “Nearly 1,000 elementary school students within the North East Independent School District had their lunchroom debt canceled thanks to an anonymous donation.” “During the summer, the district started to collect lunchroom donations by calling graduates who had positive account balances. Glosson said they called thousands of students and collected $3,000. So far this year,…

Utah Food Bank gets 40K-pound pork donation after BYU, USU football seasons

Good News Notes: “Football season has come and gone, but Utah State and BYU players were still throwing around the pigskin last week. Players from both teams unloaded nearly 40,000 pounds of pork product Friday donated to the Utah Food Bank by Smithfield Foods Inc. The world’s largest pork processing company, Smithfield Foods donated 25…

Wollongong-based singer/songwriter LEO will donate 50 per cent of sales of her new single Feels Like Home to the Support Act bushfire relief fund | Illawarra Mercury | Wollongong, NSW

Good News Notes: “Mills, 28, will release a new single to support artists, crew and music workers affected by the Australian bushfire crisis. Mills, who performs as LEO, will be donating 50 percent of sales of new single Feels Like Home to the Support Act bushfire relief fund. Support Act is an Australian charity providing support…

Pet Partners Commits $100K to Support Therapy Animal Research | Pet Age

Good News Notes: “The Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI) announced that  Pet Partners, the nation’s leading organization in animal-assisted interventions, will donate $100,000 to fund scientific research on the health, education and wellness outcomes of therapy animals, for both the people and the animals involved. This marks the second year in a row that Pet…

GAP DONATES LAND FOR $20M FRESNO NO-KILL ANIMAL SHELTER

 Good News Notes: “Back in 2007, the city of Fresno sold a 200-acre parcel of land to Gap, Inc. for $2 as an incentive to build its regional warehouse/distribution center. On Tuesday, city leaders announced Gap had returned the favor, agreeing to sell the city back a 4.6-acre section of the parcel off Airways Boulevard…