Inspirational Stories

Here you’ll find inspirational stories, including some shared by our MKRO readers.  

Reina Ciccarone and her husband created 518 Powerup when they found out that trauma centers in hospitals were in desperate need of chargers for patients.  They’ve put up collection drop boxes and are spreading awareness of the need. As of February 2021, they’ve donated almost 250 with a goal of 1000.

Brad Paisley with his wife and sons, were so inspired by the way Unity Shoppe (a free grocery store) empowers people, including volunteers, that they decided to open their own model, called, The Store, in Nashville, TN.