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Good customer service can go a long way, great customer service can bringing blessings from your customers who God used to rain blessings on you when your prayers went up. God’s miracles never cease. An Ohio Dunkin’ Donuts employee is expressing her gratitude after a woman she befriended in the drive-thru line ended up providing […]

Jaden Smith, Will and Jada Smith’s first born celebrated his 21st birthday by giving back in a big healthy way. Jaden Smith started his own food truck named business named ‘I LOVE YOU’ food truck that serves Vegan food but not so much for you the masses but when this truck rolls up he is […]

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via fox8cleveland: Volunteers and friends are helping familiar faces at a special gathering started with a prayer of thanksgiving this Easter Sunday. Festive music on an accordion filled the air at the St. Augustine Hunger Center in Cleveland’s Tremont neighborhood. Dozens of volunteers cooked and served a traditional Easter dinner that included sweet deserts. Hundreds […]

Dee Barnes was the host of ‘Pump It Up’ back in the day until the fateful interview that changed her life forever. After conducting an interview with rapper Ice Cube after he left NWA, because Dr. Dre didn’t like what was said on the show he allegedly beat up Dee Barnes that led to her […]

Candice Payne, 34, wanted to ensure that the Windy City's displaced residents had a safe place to stay during the record-low temps.

Although we all like receiving the reason for the season is the gift of giving. Tameka “Tiny” Harris threw on a regular ole jogging suit, a Santa hat and rolled up her sleeves along with her Pretty Hustle crew and prepared meals for others less fortunate on Christmas Eve. But the most amazing part was […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A project that relies on community donations is helping those who are less fortunate in and around Cleveland. Give Box Cleveland consists of several wood boxes placed in Cleveland’s neighborhoods that serve as a place for donors to store non-perishable food, toiletries, and inspirational messages. From lip balm to toothpaste, dried pasta to […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – On Thursday demolition began of the YMCA that’s been vacant since 2006 in the Brooklyn Centre neighborhood. The apartment complex planned for the space will bring Cuyahoga County compliant with federal regulations on housing for homeless, under the Housing First Initiative which develops permanent housing for those in need. “When construction of […]

A photo taken of a young Canton man purchasing coats at a Goodwill store is gaining attention on Facebook. The reported candid photo Fredrick White, 19, of Canton, purchasing coats for the homeless was posted on Facebook by Haley Stewart last Friday. Stewart said her father captured the moment the White purchased six coats for $65 at […]

CLEVELAND – News 5 is always investigating, and we follow the stories that matter to you because they matter to us too. Thursday is the first night dozens of homeless mothers and children in Cleveland won’t have to sleep on mats on a gym floor. Haven Home opens this evening. It is located on the […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Every night for the past 13 months, dozens of women and children have been sleeping on mats on the floor inside the City Misson’s gymnasium. It’s all because the city has run out of resources to house those facing homelessness, especially mothers and their children. “One night we had 69 women and […]

CLEVELAND – We have an important follow-up, regarding women and children in crisis in Cleveland. The City Mission operates an emergency overflow shelter because all the family shelters in the city are currently full. It opened in September 2016. The first month they provided 71 nights of sleep for women and children. Fast forward to October 2017, […]