Can You Guess What Happens 34 Times A Day In America?

This kind of heart-wrenching story happens 34 times a day. 34. Times. A Day. That's unacceptable. 

Can You Guess What Happens 34 Times A Day In America?

A note about data: In this video, Sandy mentions that 34 Americans are killed every day by gun violence. That number is based on data from 2005 to 2009. If you look at more recent data from the CDC, you get a number closer to 30 a day. But whether it's one death or 50, we've all got to pull together to make sure more mothers don't have to go through what she did. Share this video if you agree with me. 

Need a mood boost to help you sail through the weekend? Here are 10 moments that brought joy to our hearts and a smile to our faces this week. Enjoy!

1. How much does this sweet little boy adore his baby sister? So darn much.

Oh, to be loved with this much enthusiasm! The sheer adoration on his face. What a lucky little sister.

2. Teens raise thousands for their senior trip, then donate it to their community instead.

When it came time for Islesboro Central School's Class of 2021 to pick the destination for their senior class trip, the students began eyeing a trip to Greece or maybe even South Korea. But in the end, they decided to donate $5,000 they'd raised for the trip to help out their community members struggling in the wake of the pandemic instead.

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