My Unsung Hero

The daily news can fill us with despair. My Unsung Hero is an antidote to that despair. Each episode reveals what the news ignores: everyday acts of kindness and courage that transformed someone’s life. Listen — and renew your faith in humanity.

Recent Heroes

During her freshman year of college, Sarah is feeling adrift. Then a simple comment from one of her professors helps her understand herself in a new way.

In 2014, at the lowest point of Trieste's life, a stranger's brief comment changes everything.

A group of girls is bullying Jennifer in middle school. Then someone steps in and changes the way she sees the world.

Annika reunites with her favorite teacher from high school, 97-year-old Flossie Lewis.

Tony is angry at his English teacher, Mrs. Holman, for making him stay after class. But on the last day of school, she takes his hand, and tells him something he'll never forget.

Azim encounters his high school English teacher in the most unexpected place.

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