May 23, 2016
Hero Story #1

Heroes of the Past: John Snow (1800s)

Heroes of the Past: John Snow (1800s) John Snow was an English Doctor known for his role in developing anaesthesia and medical hygiene. He was the founding Father of epidemiology. Epidemiology is the study of disease outbreaks, with a focus on prevention. We present him here as an inspirational EVERYDAY HERO, because of the odds he overcame, bringing preventative healthcare to the general public. John Snow was born in York, England in 1813. They lived in one of the poorest neighbourhoods in the city. John was a highly intelligent child. His mother invested her […]
May 20, 2016
Hero Story #2

The Weekly Wall of Heroes

The Weekly Wall of Heroes Good Friday to you EVERYDAY HEROES! Our new series “The Weekly Wall of Heroes” starts TODAY. These stories  are of ordinary individuals, doing extraordinary things. Stories submitted will be featured here!  We hope you enjoy. Retired South African executive in Australia seeks to relocate and save Rhinos from Poachers. Ray Dearlove, a retired South African sales executive, is fundraising for the Australian Rhino Project. He wants to save the Rhinos from Poachers. He hopes that they will become a “seed bank” to breed future generations. He […]
May 18, 2016
Hero Story #3

The Heroes and Heroics of Fort McMurray

The Heroes and Heroics of Fort McMurray Part 1 As you all know, on May 1 2016, a wildfire swept through Wood Buffalo, Alberta. This Fire raged over thousands of acres of forest in days, and still there is no end in sight. The Fort McMurray fires terrorized, destroyed, and displaced 90,000 residents and workers. This wildfire evacuation is the largest in Canadian history, and the third largest environmental evacuation in the world. The fire hit record breaking temperatures of 32.8 Celsius. The People of Canada, and the World, came […]
May 16, 2016
Hero Story #4

Heroes of the Past: Harriet Tubman

Heroes of the Past: Harriet Tubman Good afternoon Everday Heroes, hope your Monday is going well. As I’m sure some of you have noticed, the last few posts we’ve made have been about individuals in the past. We are calling this new blog series “Heroes of the Past”, which will be made every Monday about ordinary people who did extraordinary things in times before ours, aka EVERYDAY HEROES of the Past. Meet- Harriet Tubman- Freedom fighter and a remarkable woman. Araminta (Harriet) “Minty” Ross, was born in 1820 in Dorchester […]
May 11, 2016
Hero Story #5

Helen Keller: Champion for the blind and deaf

Helen Keller: Champion for the blind and deaf. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart”. – Helen Keller (1880-1968). Born in Tuscumbia, Alabama, at one and a half years old, Helen became extremely ill and lost both her vision and hearing. She struggled to fit into a world she could not connect to. At the age of six, her parents learned about the Perkins School for the Deaf, hiring Annie Sullivan to teach their daughter how […]
May 4, 2016
Hero Story #6

Gandhi The Revolutionary EverydayHero

Gandhi The Revolutionary EverydayHero (1869-1948) Gandhi, our Everyday Hero of the week, is a real inspiration to all. He left his mark as a Human Rights activist, due to his lifelong struggle for India’s Independence from British rule. When we think of Gandhi, we think of Freedom, Peace and Equality for all. During his 78 years of life, Gandhi achieved much. He excelled in school, moving to England to pursue his Law degree. Later he moved to South Africa and stayed for 21 years. There, he had his first experience […]
May 2, 2016
Hero Story #7

EverydayHero Papito Wilson Inspires and Innovates

EverydayHero Papito Wilson Inspires and Innovates EverydayHero Papito Wilson Inspires and Innovates people to step outside of their comfort zones, and find their inner EverydayHero. Papito has been an inspiration to almost every person he meets. He is a bright star amidst a sea of people, always making his community laugh and smile. It can be a dark, cold, grey day outside, but when you are in EverydayHero Papito’s presence, it feels so warm and welcoming, as if the sun has come out. What a gift he is because with […]
April 29, 2016
Hero Story #8

Everyday Heroes Inspiring Trailer for Television

Everyday Heroes Inspiring Trailer for Television Everyday Heroes Inspiring Trailer for Television is riveting!! The made for Television trailer gives you a taste of what some of our Everyday Heroes had to overcome. They had to find great inner courage in the face of gangs, domestic violence, bullying and suicide. The Everyday Heroes Inspiring Trailer features some of our most courageous Everyday Heroes. Some of our Everyday Heroes include Sonia, Modya, Jessica, and the Future Aces team. Think about what it means when you are faced with a terrifying situation […]
April 27, 2016
Hero Story #9

The EverydayHeroes Global Movement of Kindness and Courage

The EverydayHeroes Global Movement of Kindness and Courage NEW MILESTONES ACHIEVED!! Today, Team EDH wants to share our accomplishments with you. The Everyday Heroes Global Movement of Kindness and Courage deserves a huge round of applause. Why? Well, the Everyday Heroes Global Movement of Kindness and Courage is only 8 months old, yet has accomplished more than we could have ever dreamt of. The Everyday Heroes Global Movement of Kindness and Courage is currently reaching over 100,000 Millennials weekly across the world. Millennials are engaging with each other, and with […]
April 25, 2016
Hero Story #10

EverydayHero Preemie Mama Miracle Babies Trailer

http://www.everydayheroes.life/blog/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Sunnybrook’s-Little-Miracles.mp4 Everyday Hero Preemie Mama Miracle Babies Trailer Our Everyday Hero Preemie Mama Miracle Babies Trailer displays courage. The trailer paints a picture worth 1000 words. It is an inspiration to all Preemie Mamas who fight for their babies’ lives. A baby new to this world is faced with a huge battle when the baby is premature. This battle is one that requires strength from the baby, the preemie mama, and their team of doctors and nurses. It is a life or death struggle for a tiny tiny being, something […]
April 22, 2016
Hero Story #11

EverydayHeroes Brooke and Bernice Saving At Risk Kids

EverydayHeroes Brooke and Bernice Saving At Risk Kids EverydayHeroes Brooke and Bernice saving at risk kids each and every day. Brooke and Bernice make this world a better place. Through their generosity and Future Aces movement, they are impacting many different kids. They are guiding kids to lead better lives; to become leaders. Sometimes people wonder what their calling is in life, and they look for it for many years. Brooke, daughter of Bernice, found hers at a young age. She saw her grandfather, Herbert Carnegie, give back to the […]
April 20, 2016
Hero Story #12

EverydayHeroes New Trailer With Inspiring Stories

The EverydayHeroes Trailer made for TV,  tells the story of many people who went through struggles and overcame adversity. These examples pave the way for us to turn our own “Everyday Hero Gene” on, because the “EverydayHero Gene” is encoded in every single one of us, and just needs to be awakened. Our Inspiring Stories include: Sonia, a survivor of abuse,  is an advocate for helping the women and children, as well as the abusers. She is working miracles on the affected people. She started Project Phoenix in response for […]