Tag: cause

Hannah Taylor – The LadyBug Foundation and Passion for the Homeless

Hannah

When Hannah Taylor was 5, she saw a person on the street eat out of a garbage can. The sight made her sad and angry, but it also did something else – it inspired in her a passion to help people like the one she saw. Hannah began by learning all… Read more »

The Gorilla Girl – Saving Gorillas One Cell Phone at a Time!

Mariah Nablo

When Mariah Nablo was six years old, she watched a TV show that talked about problems faced by mountain gorillas in Africa. She learned that they were in danger of extinction because their habitat was being destroyed.  The cause of this trouble was people illegally mining for Coltan, a material used to make cell phones.  Mariah was… Read more »

Hailey Scheinman – Don’t Give Up. Give Back.

Hailey Scheinman – Taking Sisterly Love to a Whole New Level!

She may be a young girl, but when it comes to sisterly devotion and giving back, Hailey Scheinman is wise beyond her years! 10-year-old Hailey has a twin sister named Olivia (Livy), and the two are practically inseparable. This is true despite the fact that physically, the girls are very different…..Hailey… Read more »

Martin Luther King, Jr. – A Man with a Dream

Martin Luther King, Jr. – A Man with a Dream

Every year in mid-January, America celebrates a holiday in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday. By many counts, Martin was just an ordinary man – a husband, a father, and a pastor at his church. But his incredible dedication to his cause and his profound influence made him also an inspirational world-changer worthy… Read more »

Abbey Curran: Not Only Miss Iowa, But ‘Miss You Can Do It’

Abbey Curran:  Not Only Miss Iowa, But ‘Miss You Can Do It’

Abbey Curran was born with Cerebral Palsy, a condition that causes issues with muscle tone, posture and movement.  When she was a child, she was told that she would never walk without holding onto something.  Then, in her teens, long after she had conquered walking, she wanted to try out something… Read more »

Zach Bonner Walks the Walk for the Homeless

Zach Bonner Walks the Walk…12-year-old Crosses America to Help Homeless

Zach Bonner is one of the first and one of the most inspiring kids that we have profiled on IMK.  His passion is the homeless and he has been giving to those in need since he was only 6. In 2004, Hurricane Charley struck near his home in Tampa, Florida. Afterward, he collected 27… Read more »

Books With No Bounds… Teen Sisters on a Mission

Books With No Bounds… Teen Sisters on a Mission

InspireMyKids is so impressed with two teenage sisters Emma and Julia Mogus who founded an organization called “Books With No Bounds”.  They provide Aboriginal children and teens living in remote communities books donated by publishers, authors, schools, individuals and organizations.  They believe that every child deserves the opportunity to read… Read more »

Joshua’s Heart: A Remarkable Boy, Joshua Williams, Takes on World Hunger

Joshua’s Heart: A Remarkable Boy, Joshua Williams, Takes on World Hunger

You are never too young to make a difference. Since he was 5 years old, Joshua Williams has been accomplishing big things with his goal to end hunger. After seeing a tv commercial that showed children who were starving around the world, Joshua was moved to do something about it.… Read more »