Angela Nicholas

Jeff Miller’s Respect For World War II Veterans ‘Acquired A Life Of Its Own’

By Angela Nicholas | April 18, 2020

His entire life, Jeff Miller has liked nothing better than sitting at the side of a World War II veteran listening to stories about the war and life after. It […]

Rachel Balson’s Unselfish Donation Gave A Dying Child A Chance

By Angela Nicholas | March 28, 2020

On January 10, 2020, Rachel Balson, 30, of Hendersonville, North Carolina, made a touching post on Facebook: “I sit here with tears of gratitude and amazement in my eyes as […]

Dr. Harold Sims Found Meaning In Retirement By Investing In Cats

By Angela Nicholas | January 31, 2020

A retirement plan by Harold Sims, D.Ed., to open an antiques mall turned into a full-time effort to save cats from being euthanized in local animal shelters. Ironically, instead of […]

God’s ‘Loud And Clear’ Message Moved Dick Clute Into Philanthropy

By Angela Nicholas | January 17, 2020

Volunteering and giving back to his community was not an initial part of Dick Clute’s life. It took an early retirement to give him the opportunity to join the ranks […]

Mike Arakas Operates Community-Minded Company As A Way To Give Back

By Angela Nicholas | January 1, 2020

During the Christmas holidays, you will most likely find Mike Arakas wearing an apron and preparing breakfast for the dozens of volunteers prepping food for a Community Christmas Day Dinner. […]

Sue McKinney Builds Personal Volunteer Mission Into An Established Foundation

By Angela Nicholas | December 10, 2019

Sue McKinney’s own personal experience with sexual abuse and a family tragedy full of heartache that needed healing led to the establishment of a therapeutic equine program that has helped […]