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23-year-old gives kidney to choir director
You may want to grab some tissues, because emotions overflow when a church choir director comes face-to-face with her kidney transplant donor.
Published May 15, 2018 at 11:01 PM
Acts of Kindness: Couple honors dad's rehab nurse
Placing a loved one in a nursing home, assisted living or rehabilitation center can be an agonizing decision for many families.
Published May 8, 2018 at 10:52 PM
Acts of Kindness: Deputy chief honored for saving boy's life
When a little boy suddenly stopped breathing in the middle of the night, his desperate parents made a frantic call to a friend and neighbor they credit with saving their son's life.
Published April 24, 2018 at 11:18 PM
After 40 years in broadcasting, Sabrina Squire is set to retire
It's our mission every day to bring you news of interest in our community and today that news is our very own Sabrina Squire.
Published April 23, 2018 at 5:53 PM
Pastor honored for mentoring students
A former teacher-turned-preacher is this week's Acts of Kindness honoree. A big part of his ministry is providing students in some of the city's most economically-distressed areas with the tools and resources they need to achieve.
Published April 10, 2018 at 10:38 PM
Acts of Kindness: Honoree devotes decades to animal advocacy
Marsha White has run the non-profit St. Francis Animal Humane Society - a unique, all-volunteer group that fosters kitties until they can find them forever homes.
Published March 27, 2018 at 9:23 PM
Acts of Kindness: Teen handcrafts hope for cancer patients
We're passing on $300 to a teenage scholar and artist, whose handcrafted designs bring comfort and joy to family, friends, teachers and especially patients dealing with a life-changing diagnosis.
Published March 13, 2018 at 9:45 PM
Acts of Kindness: Chesterfield woman helps neighbor in big and small ways
Love Thy Neighbor - most of us would agree that's a good way to try to live our lives. We're recognizing a Chesterfield woman who puts those words into action in big and small ways.
Published March 6, 2018 at 9:36 PM
Mom and wheelchair-bound son with cerebral palsy honor gym manager
Michael Whitten has cerebral palsy, but his skills and personality have made him an asset at Planet Fitness. Michael's mom credits gym manager Brooke with helping Michael achieve his goals.
Published February 27, 2018 at 10:01 PM
Acts of Kindness: 'Miss Cat' keeps kids safe, excited on school bus
Today's Acts of Kindness recognizes a Henrico school bus driver affectionately called Ms. Cat. Parents say she keeps their kids safe, happy, inspired and excited to get on board Bus 277 each day.
Published February 20, 2018 at 7:25 PM
Acts of Kindness: Woman honored for work with food bank
Allison Anderson leads a small staff of volunteers who shop, transport, sort, stack and give out as many as 100 bags of food each day, making sure families have enough for every meal for several days.
Published February 6, 2018 at 11:35 PM
Acts of Kindness: Artists honor retired nurse
"If you're stuck in the house, wondering what to do with yourself, get out and help somebody."
Published December 19, 2017 at 10:10 PM
Business woman honored for inspiring others
Lois Jolley launched her business out of her garage, then moved to a local flea market, before opening the doors at her first brick and mortar location in 2010.
Published December 12, 2017 at 9:20 PM
Double transplant recipient thanks his 'guardian angels'
It has been a year since Earl Fleming received a new heart and kidney. He says he is feeling like a million dollars.
Published November 28, 2017 at 10:05 PM
Acts of Kindness: Pet detectives searching for 'Layla' after family flees hurricane
A hurricane forced a Marine Corps father, his pregnant wife and young kids to flee their home. While stopping in Ashland, their beloved 4-year-old Dachshund, Layla went missing.
Published October 31, 2017 at 9:10 PM
Acts of Kindness: Honors for Federal Reserve analyst
Jessica Cotman has worked for the Federal Reserve Bank here in Richmond for 31 years.
Published October 24, 2017 at 9:18 PM
Acts of Kindness: Coach honored for going extra mile at work
Manquel Lewis has been saving his car detailing tip money to help buy new personalized uniforms for the team.
Published October 17, 2017 at 9:00 PM
Acts of Kindness: Honoring a longtime Richmond Animal League volunteer
Sharon Hooper started volunteer fostering with RAL seven years ago - if you've seen the NBC12 puppy cam, you've seen her house!
Published October 10, 2017 at 9:22 PM
Acts of Kindness: Richmond student honors principal
While some students dread going to the principal's office, honor roll student, Alexis Gresham likes to visit several times a week.
Published September 26, 2017 at 9:26 PM
Most Wanted Wednesday: 'Dangerous' criminal accidentally set free
The U.S. Marshals are searching for a dangerous criminal, who was accidentally released by Chesterfield authorities last month.
Published August 14, 2017 at 2:57 PM
Family honors Chesterfield sheriff's deputy
Barbara Kidd says she has lost a lot of friends since battling lung cancer and congestive heart failure.
Published July 25, 2017 at 9:57 PM
Acts of Kindness: Henrico outreach founder honored
A Henrico mother wanted to get her children involved in helping the area's homeless.
Published July 18, 2017 at 10:48 PM
Acts of Kindness: Grateful for gift of mobility
Melody Thorpe was brought to tears by the donation a complete stranger made to her and her wheelchair-bound son.
Published July 11, 2017 at 9:44 PM
Bus driver nominates young passenger for Acts of Kindness
When she's not volunteering in the NBC12 Call12 Center, Retiree Patsy Hughes drives the school bus in Amelia.
Published June 27, 2017 at 9:29 PM
Hanover teen honors youth football coach
Thirteen-year-old Hunter Robbins is a tackle and linebacker with the Darbytown Gators. The team is part of the Excel To Excellence League.
Published June 20, 2017 at 9:45 PM
Acts of Kindness: Leading 'The Way' to better living
Linda Hanna nominated Brian Purcell - founder of "The WAY", a Henrico non-profit - for Acts Of Kindness recognition.
Published May 23, 2017 at 9:36 PM
Once homeless vet honored for giving back to people in need of food and shelter
Military veteran and grandmother Rhonda Sneed knows what it's like to be homeless. Now she spends four or five days a week preparing and delivering meals and water throughout metro Richmond.
Published May 16, 2017 at 9:42 PM
Acts of Kindness: Blind student honors mobility instructor
Cynthia says mobility instructor Becky Keller helped her become comfortable walking around town without a guide, going to stores, crossing intersections, riding the bus and train.
Published May 9, 2017 at 9:29 PM
Acts of Kindness: Downtown Richmond Outreach
Civic engagement and community service are a big focus of a nearly two-decade-old urban ministry in the heart of downtown Richmond.
Published May 2, 2017 at 9:15 PM
Acts of Kindness: Congregation honors parish nurse
Lois has been a nurse all her life, working in different positions in several hospitals. This active 89-year-old still drives all over town comforting the sick and shut-in.
Published April 25, 2017 at 8:38 PM
Mayor Stoney unveils $770 million budget proposal with raised utility fees
UofR Museums offering two exhibits with 360-degree virtual tours
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Roanoke ENT helps COVID-19 patients regain sense of smell through training