More "Good News" Stories from the Coronavirus Outbreak

May 19, 2020
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Here are a few more good news stories from the outbreak...

1.  A trumpet player near Sacramento, California has been driving around looking for lawn signs that say "2020 Graduate."  Then he sets up outside each house and plays the graduation song "Pomp and Circumstance".  One parent posted a video of their daughter CRYING as she watched him. 

(Orangevale, California): A complete stranger surprised 2020 grads by playing the graduation song “Pomp and Circumstance” on his trumpet at their front door. He played for every home in this neighborhood, outside of Sacramento, where he saw a ‘2020 grad’ sign on the front lawn. This grad, Natalie, who graduated from Bella Vista High School un Fair Oaks, was in tears along with her family. Her mother Amy tells Good News Movement: “To think that perfect strangers thought to give their time and talents to help heal my daughter’s broken heart was beyond anything I would have ever expected. Their thoughtfulness truly helped turn her disappointment to joy, and I know it is something she’ll remember for the rest of her life.” -- For more discussion on this story visit @mariamenounos ‘ #GoodNewsMonday segment on her show #BetterTogether - we are joining forces on a shared mission to share the good in the World and to inspire each of us to become the best version of ourselves -- ❤️

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2.  A World War Two vet in Indianapolis who survived Pearl Harbor just beat the virus at age 91.

3.  South Korea is donating 10,000 face masks and other PPE to Navajo veterans who fought in the Korean War.  This year marks the 70th anniversary.

4.  Back in March, a guy in Atlanta launched a program called "Love Sinks In" to set up portable sinks that homeless people could use to help slow the spread of the virus.  It's now expanded to 11 different cities.