Over Christmas, an oncologist from Arkansas, United States announced in writing to 200 patients that he erased their outstanding medical bills out of sympathy for the many families that were financially challenged because of the corona pandemic.
When she became the traditional leader in her district of Dedza in Malawi, Theresa Kachindamoto worked tirelessly to ban child weddings, going as far as annulling 300 unions that were performed before her rise to power, and sending kids back to school.
When over a dozen colleges and universities in the U.S. were anonymously interviewed about their missions, little did they know billionaire Mackenzie Scott was secretly planning to donate tens of millions of dollars - to each of them!
The American ex-basketballer Michael Jordan has made a $2 million donation to food banks in the United States - where millions struggle with job or income loss due to the corona crisis.
Amazon CEO and multi billionaire Jeff Bezos picked 16 environmental organizations that will collectively get $791 million as part of his personal $10 billion climate action fund he created earlier this year.
Kathrin Jansen has spent decades of her career thinking outside the box to produce difficult vaccines, and this time is no different: the Pfizer scientist spearheaded the production of a 94% effective vaccine against COVID-19 - using an unproven technology.
Prince Charles debuts a sustainable, high-end and locally made fashion line meant to last consumers a long time, and to support the training and hiring of fashion hopefuls.
Philanthropists Eric and Wendy Schmidt have set up a global talent program for 15 to 17-year-olds who vow to pursue their career in public service, providing the winners with lifelong financial support and mentorship.
Nigerian pop star Yemi Alade wishes to focus on women, especially in her home country, in her new role as a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations.
Over its 16-year existence, an American creative education nonprofit for kids of color in the San Francisco Bay Area, has taught design skills to more than 1,500 children.