ISIS. Syria. Dallas. Brexit. Trump. There seems to be so much bad stuff going on in the world right now that it's easy to forget that awesome things also happen every day on this planet of ours. Which is why we've decided to bring you this inspirational list of amazing kids who are each making the world a better place in their own special way.

Compiled by Bored Panda, the pictures below serve to remind us that no matter what's going on around us, there's always some kid rescuing ducklings from a drainpipe or saving up his pocket money to buy peanut butter for shelter dogs. With kids like these, the future's looking bright.

#1 8-Year-Old Noah Completes Mini-Triathlon With His Disabled Brother Lucas

8-Year-Old Noah Completes Mini-Triathlon With His Disabled Brother Lucas

Lucas House Report

Lesley Stoll LaFuze 2 years ago

Instant tears!

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#2 Heroic Boy Risks His Life To Save A Drowning Baby Deer From Floodwaters In Bangladesh

Heroic Boy Risks His Life To Save A Drowning Baby Deer From Floodwaters In Bangladesh

Caters Report

Michel Guntern 2 years ago

Well done, Belal.

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#3 My Son Wanted To Use The $120 He Saved This Year To Help The Homeless. He Made Them Lunches

My Son Wanted To Use The $120 He Saved This Year To Help The Homeless. He Made Them Lunches

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Adina Čolaković 2 years ago

that's is how you should learn your children to behave :(

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#4 9-Year-Old Boy Created A No-Kill Animal Shelter In His Garage

9-Year-Old Boy Created A No-Kill Animal Shelter In His Garage

happyanimalsclub Report

Amanda Panda 2 years ago

There is actually a video floating around about this kid... he's gotten a lot more funds and support now. This is parenting done right!

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#5 This 8-Year-Old Boy Was Bullied For 2 Years While Growing His Hair Long To Make Wigs For Kids With Cancer

This 8-Year-Old Boy Was Bullied For 2 Years While Growing His Hair Long To Make Wigs For Kids With Cancer

Deeanna Thomas Report

Heina Karina 2 years ago

Sadly he turned out to have cancer aswell

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#6 Kid Helps Bunny Climb Sculpture

Kid Helps Bunny Climb Sculpture

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Michel Guntern 2 years ago

As mummy bunny looks him in the eye.

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#7 Baby Trying To Dry The Tears Of A Japanese Politician

Baby Trying To Dry The Tears Of A Japanese Politician

Yoshiki Report

Amanda Panda 2 years ago

so sweet!

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#8 My 3-Year-Old Daughter Saw A Little Girl Without Hair And Asked Why She Was Bald. I Explained She Was Sick And The Medicine Made Her Hair Fall Out. "Oh. She Can Have Some Of My Hair," She Said

My 3-Year-Old Daughter Saw A Little Girl Without Hair And Asked Why She Was Bald. I Explained She Was Sick And The Medicine Made Her Hair Fall Out. "Oh. She Can Have Some Of My Hair," She Said

Sm1ttySm1t Report

Amanda Panda 2 years ago

I saw a story of a little blonde boy with very long hair, who put up with people teasing him and calling him a girl, all the while he was growing it that long so he could donate it. AMAZING kid!

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#9 9-Year-Old Josef Miles Filled His Mom With Pride When He Made An Impromptu Protest Of Westboro Baptist Church, Kansas

9-Year-Old Josef Miles Filled His Mom With Pride When He Made An Impromptu Protest Of Westboro Baptist Church, Kansas

FYMT Report

Heather Portillo 2 years ago

He needs a bigger sign! God bless him for his courage

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#10 A Girl Uses Her Umbrella To Protect A Stray Dog During Monsoon Rains In Mumbai

A Girl Uses Her Umbrella To Protect A Stray Dog During Monsoon Rains In Mumbai

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Agnė Verikaitė 2 years ago

Tired of Michael comments...

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#11 13-Year-Old Boy Saved His Baseball Coach's Life By Administering CPR And Calling 911

13-Year-Old Boy Saved His Baseball Coach's Life By Administering CPR And Calling 911

Florence Freedom Professional Baseball Report

Karolina Lewanowicz 2 years ago

He deserves so many more thumbs up!

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#12 These Kids In Canada Tied Coats To Street Poles To Help Homeless Prepare For Winter

These Kids In Canada Tied Coats To Street Poles To Help Homeless Prepare For Winter

Tara Smith-Atkins Report

Annette Hope 2 years ago

What an amazing idea. So thoughtful. Xx

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#13 Kids Do What They Feel. These Two Strangers Just Hugged In A Fast Food Restaurant

Kids Do What They Feel. These Two Strangers Just Hugged In A Fast Food Restaurant

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Meeow 2 years ago

Kids don't see no color, unless the adults told them so

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#14 This Young Filipino Girl Trying To Keep Her Puppy Safe During A Flood

This Young Filipino Girl Trying To Keep Her Puppy Safe During A Flood

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Pi... 2 years ago

Brava! Way to go!

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#15 This Boy Offering A Bottle Of Water To A Policeman During A Hot Day In Baltimore

This Boy Offering A Bottle Of Water To A Policeman During A Hot Day In Baltimore

Bishop M. Cromartie Report

Meeow 2 years ago

This kid deserve a point from me

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#16 My Son Said There's Some Kids In His Class That Don't Eat Their Lunch. "How Come?" "Cause They Don't Have One, Mommy. Can I Bring Them Some Of Mine?" Totally His Idea, And He Helped Pack It, Too

My Son Said There's Some Kids In His Class That Don't Eat Their Lunch. "How Come?" "Cause They Don't Have One, Mommy. Can I Bring Them Some Of Mine?" Totally His Idea, And He Helped Pack It, Too

reddit.com Report

Michel Guntern 2 years ago

Plenty to go around. Good boy!

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#17 8-Year-Old Boy Won $1000 Scavenger Hunt And Donated His Winning To His Little Neighbor That Was Battling Leukemia

8-Year-Old Boy Won $1000 Scavenger Hunt And Donated His Winning To His Little Neighbor That Was Battling Leukemia

ABC News Report

Sergio Bicerra 2 years ago

And here come the tears...

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#18 Children Practice Their Reading Skills To Calm Shy Shelter Dogs

Children Practice Their Reading Skills To Calm Shy Shelter Dogs

hsmo.org Report

David Gallagher 2 years ago

I can imagine the dogs discussing among them later. "What did she read to you? We read about this tree that kept giving and giving..." "Oh, mine was about a little girl and a spider..."

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#19 Little Girl Surprises Her Favorite Garbage Man With Birthday Cupcake

Little Girl Surprises Her Favorite Garbage Man With Birthday Cupcake

City of Bloomington Report

Mags Denizkizi 2 years ago

Adorable.

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#20 9-Year-Old Boy Saves His Summer Allowance Money To Buy And Donate Books To Local Jail

9-Year-Old Boy Saves His Summer Allowance Money To Buy And Donate Books To Local Jail

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Report

Jax Ashton 2 years ago

I love this one SO MUCH! Prisoners often aren't thought about or discussed much in "civilized society,", so it's amazing to see a kid thinking about them and giving. Forget no one, and love all!

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#21 My Daughter Asked Me If She Could Sell Her Stuffed Animals And Donate The Money To Our Local Spca

My Daughter Asked Me If She Could Sell Her Stuffed Animals And Donate The Money To Our Local Spca

Buffitron Report

Ronja Rövardotter 2 years ago

What a wonderful girl. Big smile, big heart. Keep going please! Keep inspiring people! We need more Kianas in our lives. :-)

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#22 Homeless Boy Does His Homework Using The Light From A Local Mcdonald’s

Homeless Boy Does His Homework Using The Light From A Local Mcdonald’s

Joyce Gilos Torrefranca Report

Michel Guntern 2 years ago

I hope the manager came out and gave him a Big Mac.

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#23 17-Year-Old Syrian Refugee Carried His Puppy 500km To Greece

17-Year-Old Syrian Refugee Carried His Puppy 500km To Greece

unhcr Report

Pemberton 2 years ago

What happened to them, and where are they now? Still in Greece?

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#24 2-Year-Old Triplets Become Best Friends With Their Garbage Collectors

2-Year-Old Triplets Become Best Friends With Their Garbage Collectors

Martha Sugalski Report

Sergio Bicerra 2 years ago

In my own experience, it's difficult to me or many people in my city to talk to garbage collectors cause they are always in a rush. Glad to see these guys can slow down a bit and have fun with these little girls :)

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#25 It's Been Almost A Year Since We Took In The Neighborhood Stray And My Son Still Insists On Tucking Him In When He Naps "So He Knows That He Lives At Our House And Will Come Back."

It's Been Almost A Year Since We Took In The Neighborhood Stray And My Son Still Insists On Tucking Him In When He Naps "So He Knows That He Lives At Our House And Will Come Back."

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Ranu Garg 2 years ago

that's love

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#26 Little Boy Plays Video Games With His Friend Who's Stuck In Quarantine At The Hospital

Little Boy Plays Video Games With His Friend Who's Stuck In Quarantine At The Hospital

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Jewel Cowart 2 years ago

The sick boy has such eyes. I hate that kids get sick. What a good friend

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#27 9-Year-Old Girl Builds Shelters For The Homeless And Grows Food For Them, Too

9-Year-Old Girl Builds Shelters For The Homeless And Grows Food For Them, Too

Hailey's Harvest Report

Michel Guntern 2 years ago

She builds a great shelter.

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#28 This 5-Year-Old Girl Sneaked A Baby Cow Into Her Home To Cuddle With It

This 5-Year-Old Girl Sneaked A Baby Cow Into Her Home To Cuddle With It

Billie Jo Decker Report

Kasia Ciesielska 2 years ago

Kids don't see food in a cow. That's how it should be!

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#29 6-Year-Old Rescues 8 Ducklings From Drain Pipe

6-Year-Old Rescues 8 Ducklings From Drain Pipe

Inside Edition Report

Pi... 2 years ago

She deserves applause! She really does!

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#30 5-Year-Old Girl Saved Her Mother Having A Seizure In A Swimming Pool

5-Year-Old Girl Saved Her Mother Having A Seizure In A Swimming Pool

Gabe Hernandez Report

Pemberton 2 years ago

This is really great, and it's good for the child not to lose her mother.

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#31 These Two Toddlers Who Had Never Met Before, But Decided To Hug It Out In The Middle Of An Airport Terminal

These Two Toddlers Who Had Never Met Before, But Decided To Hug It Out In The Middle Of An Airport Terminal

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#32 Walked In On My Little Cousins

Walked In On My Little Cousins

mistertelford Report

Anežka Jelenová 2 years ago

Oh that is nice...still kinda funny :D

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#33 My Wife Told My Daughter That The Kitty Was Hurt (Arthritis) And To Be Careful With Her. Daughter: "Ok I'll Read To Her"

My Wife Told My Daughter That The Kitty Was Hurt (Arthritis) And To Be Careful With Her. Daughter: "Ok I'll Read To Her"

hailunix Report

Paula Alvarez Alvarez 2 years ago

So cute. U are so special. Your kitty will be really happy listening your tales

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#34 This 8-Year-Old Boy Is Raising Money Online And Making Sure No Kid Is Denied A Hot Lunch

This 8-Year-Old Boy Is Raising Money Online And Making Sure No Kid Is Denied A Hot Lunch

No Kid Goes Hungry Report

Melanie Davis 2 years ago

For all the tax money paid in America children shout get free lunch at school.

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#35 Carlitos Saved Up His Own Money To Buy The Shelter Dogs Peanut Butter

Carlitos Saved Up His Own Money To Buy The Shelter Dogs Peanut Butter

Prairie Paws Animal Shelter Report

Pi... 2 years ago

Hugs to u, Carlitos!

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#36 She Found Out Our Dog Had To Get Shots, So Wile We Were Waiting In The Parking Lot Of The Vet Our Daughter Hugged Her And Told Her That Shots Hurt But It Will All Be Okay And That She Will Take The Dog To The Toy Store If She Was A Good Girl

She Found Out Our Dog Had To Get Shots, So Wile We Were Waiting In The Parking Lot Of The Vet Our Daughter Hugged Her And Told Her That Shots Hurt But It Will All Be Okay And That She Will Take The Dog To The Toy Store If She Was A Good Girl

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Peta Everton 2 years ago

Nawww. So cute.

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#37 After His Treatment And Recovery Rrom The Stomach Flu, Six-Year-Old Jake And His Family Brewed Iced Tea And Baked Cookies, Which They Sold At His Father’s Business Asking For Donations Only. They Raised $275, Which Jake Used To Purchase 1,800 Coloring Books To Give To Other Children Who Are Treated At The Hospital

After His Treatment And Recovery Rrom The Stomach Flu, Six-Year-Old Jake And His Family Brewed Iced Tea And Baked Cookies, Which They Sold At His Father’s Business Asking For Donations Only. They Raised $275, Which Jake Used To Purchase 1,800 Coloring Books To Give To Other Children Who Are Treated At The Hospital

Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital Report

Ronja Rövardotter 2 years ago

Good job Jake!! I believe you will make the other kids happy! And that is great! Hospital can be a really sad and boring place. I think you can possibly make their treatment faster. Because happiness is important in treatment :-)

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#38 My-12-Year-Old Son Ran A Cake Stall To Raise Money For Cancer Research. He Raised £79

My-12-Year-Old Son Ran A Cake Stall To Raise Money For Cancer Research. He Raised £79

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Ildiko Wildeman-van Lunteren 2 years ago

An entrepreneur with his heart in the right place.

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#39 Bagged Lunches Prepped & Presented To DPD's 11th District By 9-Year-Old Girl Who Used Her B-Day Cash To Do So

Bagged Lunches Prepped & Presented To DPD's 11th District By 9-Year-Old Girl Who Used Her B-Day Cash To Do So

Jason Scott Report

Kjorn 2 years ago

it's great to see this these day

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#40 7-Year-Old Boy Spotted A Fire, Woke Up His Dad And Saved The House

7-Year-Old Boy Spotted A Fire, Woke Up His Dad And Saved The House

Richard Koehler Report

Mary Erickson 2 years ago

Smart boy. He did not panic and knew what to do.

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#41 My 13-Year-Old Daughter Makes Me Sandwiches To Take To Work. I Didn't Even Ask. She Offered

My 13-Year-Old Daughter Makes Me Sandwiches To Take To Work. I Didn't Even Ask. She Offered

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Lucina Sandoval-Gordon 2 years ago

Good job!:D

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#42 11-Year-Old Boy Donates All His Halloween Candy To Sandy Victims From New York And New Jersey

11-Year-Old Boy Donates All His Halloween Candy To Sandy Victims From New York And New Jersey

mashable.com Report

Ronja Rövardotter 2 years ago

What a big big heart you have Jacob! Bless you!

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#43 Three-Year-Old Girl Calls 999 When Her Pregnant Mom Falls Down The Stairs To Save Her and Baby's Lives

Three-Year-Old Girl Calls 999 When Her Pregnant Mom Falls Down The Stairs To Save Her and Baby's Lives

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Ronja Rövardotter 2 years ago

Wow! I can tell you gonna be a great big sister young lady! I am sure your mom is really proud!

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#44 Here's My 2-Year-Old, Who Asked Me To Help Treat This Dinosaur's Wounds, And Now Comforting Him

Here's My 2-Year-Old, Who Asked Me To Help Treat This Dinosaur's Wounds, And Now Comforting Him

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Pemberton 2 years ago

There was a time when I believed every doll had a life.

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#45 6-Year-Old Kaden Made The Cutest Gift Ever For His Hospitalized Bff

6-Year-Old Kaden Made The Cutest Gift Ever For His Hospitalized Bff

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Nida Shaikh 2 years ago

Aaawww this is d best!!

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