SPANX Founder Sara Blakely Is Giving $5,000 to 1,000 Female Entrepreneurs

Sara Blakely says she started SPANX with $5,000 and wants to give a boost to fellow female entrepreneurs SPANX founder Sara Blakely knows what it is to be a struggling entrepreneur. She started her billion dollar shapewear company with $5,000, carting samples around in her red backpack. Make that her LUCKY red backpack. Blakely truly believes that backpack was her lucky charm. She has long been about sharing her success and giving back. That’s now more important than ever. Blakely

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NBC News Correspondent Reunites With Young Son After 49 Days and Quarantine

NBC News Correspondent Janis Mackey Frayer is a kickass reporter and an even better mom. NBC News correspondent Janis Mackey Frayer has experienced one of the sweetest hugs of her life. She is based in Beijing, China and has been traveling non-stop to cover the spread of coronavirus. When she finally did make it back home, she had to be in self-quarantine for 14-days because she’d been reporting from Wuhan. View this post on Instagram When I arrived back to

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Epic Dance off In The Street Helps Grandfather & Granddaughter Overcome Quarantine Separation

Epic dance off brings family together for a moment of joy during coronavirus quarantine No one is more shocked about the epic dance off taking place in the streets of Nashville than Sherrie Neely. She’s a mom to her 6-year-old daughter, Kira, and daughter to her 81-year-old father. The family is very close. They live across the street from one another. Sherrie writes on Facebook that her little girl is used to seeing her grandpa every day. That’s just not

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New England Patriots’ Team Plane Bringing More Than A Million N95 Masks From China

Patriots owner Robert Kraft offered up his NFL team’s plane to make the much needed run for N95 masks When it comes to the severe shortage of N95 masks, the New England Patriots are stepping up as champions. The Wall Street Journal reports The NFL team’s plane has flown to Shenzhen, China where it was loaded with 1.2 million N95 masks. Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has been complaining for weeks about the shortage of personal protective gear for his state’s

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College Student Makes Masks For Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community

Masks for deaf feature clear panel showing wearer’s mouth College student Ashley Lawrence is making masks for deaf and hard of hearing people. She’s a student at Eastern Kentucky University where she’s studying education for the deaf. That’s how she was so in tune with the need. She explained to that ASL users depend a lot on facial expressions to communicate. That’s part of the grammar. She points to ASL interpreter Virginia Moore who signs for the daily news

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Doughnut Shop Puts Dr. Anthony Fauci’s Face On Doughnuts As A Sweet Tribute

Dr. Fauci’s face on a doughnut is a way celebrate those on the coronavirus frontlines A doughnut shop in Rochester, New York is selling doughnuts featuring the face of Dr. Anthony Fauci. Dr. Fauci is the longtime head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases  and has become one of the most trusted experts as the coronavirus crisis takes over the country. Nick Semeraro owns Donuts Delite. He says his shop has been making them since last week.

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Working From Home Mom Pins Up Perfect Note To Her Children

Working from home mom speaks for parents across the country Working from home mom life is not what anyone imagined a few short weeks ago. As one brilliant post put it, “Our employers expect us to work. Our children’s schools expect us to teach. And our children expect us to entertain them.” Of course, it’s not just moms who are facing this challenge. Dads–I feel you, too. This note caught my attention because it just so gets to the point.

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Medical Professional Heroes Fill Plane To Answer Coronavirus Crisis Call In New York

Medical professional heroes are willingly heading into battle View this post on Instagram While so many of us continue to feel the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, no one knows what is happening quite like our medical professionals. These brave souls soldier on in the midst of tremendous risk and exposure, constantly putting the needs of others above their own. Their selfless sacrifice is a beacon of light during such a dark time in our world, and no amount of

Read more Website Let’s You Buy Meals For Healthcare Workers On The CoronaVirus Frontlines

One family creates website to help show gratitude and save restaurants The website is a new creation born out of the coronavirus crisis. One family in Atlanta came up with a brilliant idea that is meant to give folks a way to show gratitude to healthcare workers on the front lines. And it has the added benefit of bringing much needed business to restaurants who are struggling during this time. Grey Cohen tells me her family just thought

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Jewish and Muslim Paramedics Pray Together In Israel Between Caring For Coronavirus Patients

Two Israeli paramedics share a spiritual moment on a rare break during the coronavirus crisis Paramedics Avraham Mintz and Zoher Abu Jama have been working an intense schedule of responding to coronavirus patients in Israel. CNN reports the two men are members of Magen David Adom (MDA,) Israel’s emergency response service. They had just responded to a woman in the town of Be’er Sheva. It was about 6 o’clock in the evening. It was the first time the two overwhelmed

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