I Helped Someone In Need

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 199 People

    My Puppy Friend I Left.

    So I’m walking to church to volunteer (I don’t ever go to church, don’t think that) and I see this adorable thing (a golden retriever) walking around without a leash. Considering the breed I thought to myself ‘Oh his owner is probably close’ so I waited like thirty...
    memoryofnever memoryofnever
    13-15, F
    Apr 22, 2012

    I just helped a lady with a toddler carry her

    groceries to her home. We totally bonded on the two minute walk. And I feel soooooo good inside. I feel satisfied of myself for once :')
    Aly1607 Aly1607
    18-21, M
    Mar 5, 2014

    My Poor Kind Teacher

    My first period teacher (lets just call her Ms. O for now) isn't liked by most students. I mean, she wears different clothes than what you would expect of a teacher, but she really is a kind person. None of the students listen to her except me, and sometimes they make fun of her...
    TheWesternWolf TheWesternWolf
    16-17, F
    Nov 22, 2013

    At the end of 2014, and

    for the first half of 2015, I had a secret hobby on EP: I would counsel people who were reporting their emotional or mental problems repeatedly in their stories. I am empathetic by nature - although you would never know this from my poker face expressions - and I have enough...
    pone22 pone22
    41-45, M
    Mar 20

    Tonight was not a night

    for me to get help tonight I got to help some one else. I'm not bragging or say anything about them. I just feel that tonight i helps someone and that make my life worth living and proves I exist. Joshua
    4in1 4in1
    36-40
    Mar 8, 2014

    My Birthday Present

    Today was my birthday. (Hooray) : Anyways, I was on my way home when I came to a stop sign. A homeless man had a sign saying, "My family needs Help...etc." I reached into my pocket and gave him a $20. Its not a big of a deal because this is something I randomly do and I never...
    pluck4evaatlivedotcom pluck4evaatlivedotcom
    70+, M
    3 Responses Jan 6, 2012

    Lady In Need

     there isa lady at church who didnt have any presents or even a christmas tree. so today i took her a small tree so she would have one to decorate. i alsc got her a scented candle and a hoodie to wear!  she was very happy to get it.
    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Dec 21, 2008

    So many are desperately poor in Philippines.

    This is Janessajoy, her mum n dad split and left her. She lives with her Gran that washes their neighbors laundry to make the only financial income they have to live on. With a small amount of money i gave her, she is now able to attend college and have decent food to eat to...
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    1 Response Nov 25, 2014

    Lady In Need

     there isa lady at church who didnt have any presents or even a christmas tree. so today i took her a small tree so she would have one to decorate. i alsc got her a scented candle and a hoodie to wear!  she was very happy to get it.
    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Dec 21, 2008

    Lady In Need? Or Panhandler... Either Way?

    So this lady in a 'normal' car flags me down as I'm leaving Walgreens parking lot, shows me identification with story about brakes failing and had to get repairs, is local nurse at known hospital, holding back tears (I'm 59 and it didn't look fake to me) and wonders if there is...
    mark515a mark515a
    56-60
    2 Responses Apr 18, 2009
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