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Film Workshop Teaches Movie Making to Adults With Developmental Disabilities

HooplaHa | Posted 02.25.2015 | Impact
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Inclusion Films is a vocational program designed to provide adults with developmental disabilities entry-level working experience in film production...

13 Silly Snow Wipeouts

HooplaHa | Posted 02.24.2015 | Comedy
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Winter is here to stay whether we like it or not. With tons of snow blanketing most of your backyard, what better thing to do than test your courage on a sled or tube? We found 13 silly snow wipeouts -- are you ready for the ride of your life?

Non-Profit Helps Homeless Man Turn The Key to a New Life

HooplaHa | Posted 02.20.2015 | Impact
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After realizing that in a way all humans are like old keys -- unique, flawed, scarred and at risk of being discarded -- she wanted these keys to have their purpose renewed over and over again.

Master Your Kitchen With These Clever Hacks

HooplaHa | Posted 02.17.2015 | Taste
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This week, you'll learn how to hull strawberries while saving the entire berry, how one household item can keep your bananas fresh longer and and easy way to serve hard butter!

The Best Ways to Show Your Love on Valentine's Day

HooplaHa | Posted 02.11.2015 | Good News
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Roses? Chocolate? A fancy dinner? If you're not sure how you should show your special someone how much you love them, take the advice of this video where we show you the best ways to show your love.

9 Reasons Why Your Dog Should Be Your Valentine

HooplaHa | Posted 02.11.2015 | Good News
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February is the month dedicated to loving everyone who is special in your life -- but what about your four-legged friends? If you need some reasons to love your favorite pup, look no further.

Valentine's Day Stories: A Lifetime of Love

HooplaHa | Posted 02.11.2015 | Good News
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Meet Sandy and Jerry Ziering and Martha and Larry Aasen, two couples who have been married for 58 and 60 years respectively as they share their stories of dating, their wedding day and how they continue to make love last.

UN Foundation Program Empowers Girls Across The Globe

HooplaHa | Posted 02.10.2015 | Impact
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In this week's addition of Chicken Soup For The Soul moments we bring you an organization that is helping shape our future generation.

What Does the Phrase 'Gets Your Goat' Have to Do With Horse Racing?

HooplaHa | Posted 02.09.2015 | Comedy
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Have you ever heard of a famous everyday phrase, but never knew what it really means or where it came from? Well, now you can be the smartest student in class -- grab your notebook and a seat, it's time to learn some awesome trivia on "Famous Phrases!"

Balloon Artist Turns Passion Into Profession

HooplaHa | Posted 02.06.2015 | Good News
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What do you think of when you see a balloon animal? Does it make you smile? Have you ever imagined someone would be able to twist and turn their way into making balloon art a profession? Meet Holly Hopper, a balloon artist from San Antonio, Texas.

CT Non-Profit Helps Female Veterans Get Back on Their Feet

HooplaHa | Posted 02.06.2015 | Impact
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Female Soldiers: Forgotten Heroes is an organization based in Bridgeport, CT which focuses on providing housing and life opportunities to homeless ...

Laughter is Definitely the Best Medicine

HooplaHa | Posted 02.04.2015 | Good News
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Does a laugh a day keep the doctor away? Laughter is scientifically proven to improve your life, so take some time to watch this video and have a good laugh!

Mexican Immigrant Goes From The Hood To Harvard And Beyond

HooplaHa | Posted 02.03.2015 | Impact
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In this week's Chicken Soup For The Soul Moment we bring you Cesar Cruz, a man who never gives up. Cesar is the first Mexican immigrant male to attend Harvard University's Graduate School of Education in the Doctoral Program for Educational Leadership.

Robin Leach's Most Expensive Vegas Attractions of 2015

HooplaHa | Posted 01.31.2015 | Travel
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Who better than Robin Leach to take you inside the exclusive world of the SUPER RICH? See how the "other half" lives in Las Vegas without spending a dime! #LuxeVegas takes you inside the glamorous and luxurious spending habits of the uber wealthy!

Meet Sammy & Quinn: The Bashful Brothers of Life In The Dog House YouTube Series

HooplaHa | Posted 01.30.2015 | Good News
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Known as the "bashful brothers" of the Dog House, this week's episode gives you a sneak peek into the lives on Quinn and Sammy, who have tallied a wonderful 10 years together under the Dog House roof.

Modern-Day Underground Railroad Saves Hundreds of Children

HooplaHa | Posted 01.30.2015 | Impact
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Operation Underground Railroad is an organization that rescues stolen children from slavery. As modern-day abolitionists, Tim Ballard and Dutch, bot...

Connecticut School Gives Women Opportunity for a Better Education

HooplaHa | Posted 01.30.2015 | Impact
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Since 1987, Mercy Learning Center of Bridgeport, Inc. (MLC) has educated and supported over 9,000 women. They provide basic literacy and life skills education to low-income, undereducated women using a holistic approach within a compassionate and supportive environment.

Watch These Cute Animals Frolic in the Snow

HooplaHa | Posted 01.30.2015 | Good News
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Watch as a baby elephant, panda, penguins and horses frolic happily in the snow. It just might make you love winter that much more.

Bring Your Prized Possessions Back to Life At This Pop-Up Repair Shop

HooplaHa | Posted 01.28.2015 | Impact
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In this week's installment of "Chicken Soup For The Soul Moments," old and sometimes hidden treasures can come back to life. The Pop-Up Repair Shop was opened to reduce the use-and-discard cycle of consumer goods.

8 Adorable Dogs Playing In The Snow

HooplaHa | Posted 01.29.2015 | Good News
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Snow is here whether we like it or not -- but these dogs sure know how to make winter a little more fun! Check out this hysterical video as these energetic pups slide, swerve, and shuffle around in the snow. Onward, to winter wonderland!

Learn the Meaning of Everyday Phrases With Comedian Eddie Brill

HooplaHa | Posted 01.26.2015 | Comedy
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Have you ever heard of a famous everyday phrase, but never knew what it really means or where it came from? Well, now you can be the smartest student in class -- grab your notebook and a seat, it's time to learn some awesome trivia on "Famous Phrases!"

Fearless Woman Climbs to New Heights for Love and Community

HooplaHa | Posted 01.23.2015 | Sports
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Jes Meiris does what few women do -- she climbs some of the largest peaks in our country! She recently smashed a record for climbing El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, California.

Special Olympic Athlete Inspires All With His Triumphant Story

HooplaHa | Posted 01.23.2015 | Impact
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This week's Chicken Soup For The Soul Moment is about a boy who inspires through his participation in the Special Olympics. Ian Shepherd participates in the Special Olympics not only for himself but to help inspire and teach other athletes.

Soldier's Memory Lives On Through the Kick of a Soccer Ball

HooplaHa | Posted 01.21.2015 | Impact
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These soccer balls will make a very unique journey around the world to reach the hands of children of Afghanistan, Bhutan, Iraq and other Middle Eastern countries.

Makeup Tips From the Stars of 'Life in the Dog House'

HooplaHa | Posted 01.16.2015 | Style
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As queens of the YouTube series "Life in the Dog House," which follows a family and their eight rescue dogs, Mariesa and Gremlin have many secrets hidden within the drawers of their beauty cabinets. These beauty experts have all the tips and tricks you'll need. Watch them get glamorous and be sure to take notes!