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Secret Millionaire

A Secret Millionaire's Journey

Steve Kaplan | Posted 09.16.2012 | Chicago
Steve Kaplan

On July 1, America watched as I revealed my "Secret Millionaire" status to three Chicago-area charities. These organizations couldn't have been more different, but among them was a common thread: they all focused on doing the little things.

How Secret Millionaire Gave Back

Steve Kaplan | Posted 08.26.2012 | Chicago
Steve Kaplan

When I got the opportunity to be part of Secret Millionaire, I jumped in feet first without hesitation. My goal was to find deserving individuals who sacrifice everything to help those in need, and ultimately to encourage others to do the same.

What To Watch On TV This Week

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 05.31.2012 | TV

Even though the 2011-2012 TV season is basically over, the networks still have plenty of summer fare lined up to entertain you all the way until Septe...

Look What's Coming To ABC This Summer!

Posted 04.05.2012 | TV

Get your DVRs set with ABC's summer programming. "Rookie Blue" returns on Thurs., May 24 at 10 p.m. ET and "Duets," ABC's new music competition starri...

Holiday Blues? Dani Johnson, Homeless to Millionaire, Offers Inspiration

The Huffington Post | Laura Rowley | Posted 11.25.2011 | Fifty

The holidays can be difficult for people in financial and personal pain. Dani Johnson, who appeared on the ABC hit "Secret Millionaire," was homeless ...

Thanking March: The Clinton Foundation and ABC's Secret Millionaire, James Malinchak

Vivian Glyck | Posted 06.04.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

Through the help of The Clinton Foundation and James Malinchak, Just Like My Child is successfully providing holistic solutions to poverty and helping Ugandan families experience the power of potential.

You And The Secret Millionaire

Kiri Westby | Posted 05.28.2011 | Impact
Kiri Westby

What we often forget, or perhaps were never taught, is that the happiness we seek can only be found when we reach outside of ourselves and help someone.

BIG HIT

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — "Secret Millionaire" paid off handsomely for ABC. The short-run series, in which a wealthy person goes undercover in a community and...

Verna Oller, Leaves $4.5 Million Fortune To Hometown Of Long Beach, Washington

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Verna Oller was "feisty" and "frugal," according to ABC News. Frugal to the point where she never even went to a hairdresser. These methods and shrewd...

Secret Millionaire Donates Her Fortune To Illinois Alma Mater

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Grace Groner lived frugally in a one-bedroom house. According to the Chicago Tribune, she rarely made large purchases, and her house was decorated pla...