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Iowa PBS: The Helpers Next Door

Iowa PBS’ The Helpers Next Door Series Inspires

While it may seem like good news is in short supply across the country, Iowa PBS has been highlighting uplifting, feel-good stories that share how Iowans are making a difference in their communities. Whether that’s through virtual dancing lessons, a service that helps those who need groceries but can’t go to the store, or a Facebook page that assesses needs from the community — The Helpers Next Door series showcases Iowa good news.
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