Most Inspirational Stories of 2013

of 108Photo
  • Homeless Man Who Returned Diamond Ring Gets a New Home
  • Boy Writes Book After Father Dies of Gun Violence
  • Rapper Nas Raises More Than $60,000 for Homeless Family
  • Jaylen Bledsoe Is a Teen Millionaire
  • Boy Wants a Family, Gets Outstanding Response
  • Mother and Son Get Ph.D.s Together
  • Father Graduates With Son from Morehouse
  • The Game Gives Back $1 Million to Everyday People
  • Homeless Student Crowdfunds His Way to Howard
  • Georgia Family Donates Canceled Wedding's Reception to Homeless

Rapper Nas Raises More Than $60,000 for Homeless Family

Stanley Young, an unemployed construction worker, and his eight children received more than $60,000 from generous strangers who contributed to online fundraising efforts led by rapper Nas. The hip hop artist was emotionally moved by the single father and his family who were left homeless after a fire destroyed their home in Washington, D.C., in August. (Photo: ABC News 7)

More Photo Galleries