All posts tagged: do-gooder

Uplifting: Waiter gets the ultimate tip from a generous customer: See his brand-new smile

March 11, 2015 Who loves “feel good” stories? I don’t know about YOU, but I absolutely LOVE feel good stories!!! They show me that there is still a little bit of humanity left in this crazy world we live in. When I came across this article yesterday, I knew that I HAD to post it. Hopefully, it inspires others to give back, without having their own hand out in return! 🙂 This is what GIVING BACK is all about: A waiter at a Wichita, Kansas diner has a good reason to smile these days. After years of painful dental problems, Brian Maixner is getting thousands of dollars of work done on his teeth—all without paying a penny, thanks to a generous diner who wanted to help. Timirie Shibley, who owns the Doo-Dah Diner in Wichita with her husband, told TODAY.com that no one is more deserving of the grand gesture than Maixner. “He’s one of those employees you wish you had six of,” Shibley said. “His whole mission is to please people as quickly as …

Inspirational: Chick-fil-A Owner Declines Homeless Man’s Offer to Work For Food and Gives Him Something Even Better

January 21, 2015 Mark Meadows is no stranger to the public eye, but not because he wants attention. The local owner of a Birmingham, AL, Chick-fil-A, Meadows is known around those parts for being something of a Good Samaritan. Last year, for instance, when the “Snowpocalypse” blanketed parts of Alabama with snow and stranded motorists along Highway 280, Meadows distributed chicken sandwiches and chicken biscuits free of charge to drivers stuck in their cars. And last Wednesday, when a young man came in from the cold and asked if he could do some chores in exchange for food, Meadows didn’t hesitate to help. A customer caught the incident, snapped a photo, uploaded it to Facebook, and has made Meadows famous once again for his generous heart: The caption below the photo reads: “I’m a Chick-fil-A fan and have been for years. I trust the food for my son and support companies that are founded on Christian beliefs. What I saw today just confirms why this chain is so successful — God blesses His people. My son …