Good People Doing Good Things – Teens

Jill Dennison presents three stories about teenagers who can teach us all a lot about honesty and other important virtues!

Filosofa's Word

Teenagers mostly get a bad rap … it has always been so.  Granted, sometimes it is deserved, for they are at that awkward age where they’re no longer a child, yet not an adult, either.  And then there are the hormones, but we’ll leave that alone.  Anyway, every now and then a number of teens who have been doing good things for others come onto my radar and I like to shine a spotlight on them.  This week is one of those times …

Two high school sophomores in Prairie Grove, Arkansas, Kylee Kruse and Aidan Martin were shopping for groceries at Harps when they stumbled across six hundred dollars folded in half on the floor.

Instead of pocketing the cash, they decided to turn it over to a store employee.

“Obviously it wasn’t like an easy, simple, ‘okay let’s just turn it in’, but we knew we had to…

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Author: John Fioravanti

I'm a retired History teacher (35 years), husband, father of three, grandfather of three. My wife, Anne, and I became business partners in December 2013 and launched our own publishing company, Fiora Books (, to publish my books. We have been married since 1973 and hope our joint business venture will be as successful as our marriage.

9 thoughts on “Good People Doing Good Things – Teens”

  1. You are right, John, this type of positive news is not usually associated with “teen-age boys” nor does it get the attention of the media. Thanks for sharing.

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    1. Thanks, Jan, I agree that these stories are inspiring. Anne is healing – slowly. It will be at least 5 more weeks before she’s allowed to put any weight on her right leg. While the rest of us are isolated in our homes, she is isolated in a single room. Thanks for your concern!


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