Hero Stories

Pioneers and Pilot Dogs - Guiding the Way

Posted on 2/9/2018
Remember the last scene in "It's a Wonderful Life" when the town came together for George Bailey, donating whatever they could to help him out of a dark time?

Empowering Girls to Get in the Game

Posted on 1/16/2018
On a sweltering day in the heart of Chicago last summer, over 120 young girls were having way too much fun playing in a local park to feel the heat.

Making a Difference

Posted on 12/12/2017
What was so special about October 28, 2017? It was the 301st day of the year and Make a Difference Day, one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide.

Pioneers Provide Free School Supplies

Posted on 10/24/2017
Pioneers in Nova Scotia were determined to help young students start off the school year on the right note. So. they decided to help provide these students with the school supplies they needed—all free of charge.

Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Posted on 10/18/2017
Following Hurricane Harvey, Pioneers in south Texas have stepped up to help their community members in need. Even though many of them have suffered personal losses, these Pioneers are still doing their part to help others. One way they are doing so i

PACE, A Pioneer Investment

Posted on 10/18/2017
After growing concerns about an increase in female teenage delinquency, Pioneers in Florida decided to act.

Women Helping Women in Nashville

Posted on 10/18/2017
The greatest thing one woman can do is to give another woman a helping hand.

Pioneers Go Above and Beyond to Care for Children

Posted on 10/18/2017
In Ft. Pierce, Florida, Pioneers are helping take care of children in need.

Ward Butterfly Garden

Posted on 10/18/2017
Pioneers in Texas created a butterfly garden that helped the environment and educated local school children.

Backpacks for Urban Peak

Posted on 10/18/2017
During a recent board meeting, the board of directors and staff of Pioneers took part in a volunteer activity to aid Urban Peak.

Pioneers Rock!

Posted on 10/18/2017
A group of Pioneers in Illinois came up with a unique idea to comfort those who are going through tough times.

Giving the Gift of Life

Posted on 10/18/2017
Pioneers in New Jersey embarked on The Gift of Life, a blood drive project to support NJ Blood Services.

Fire Up to Read with Kindle

Posted on 10/18/2017
For Pioneers in rural Missouri, supplying local elementary schools with e-readers encouraged reading and technology literacy.

Veterans Essential Kits of Love

Posted on 10/18/2017
By assisting homeless veterans, Pioneers are helping to make positive and tangible change in their community.

Smokey Mountain Service Dogs

Posted on 10/18/2017
To support our servicemen and women, Pioneers in Knoxville, Tennessee worked to provide them with service dogs.

T-Shirt Tug Toys for Sheltered Animals

Posted on 10/18/2017
Pioneers in Los Angeles, California devised a clever project to turn t-shirts into dog toys.

The Teachers Supply Storehouse

Posted on 10/18/2017
The Teachers Supply Storehouse in Georgia helps both teachers and the environment.

California Pioneers Participate in Heal the Bay

Posted on 3/16/2017
To show their commitment to preserving the environment for future generations, Pioneers in California cleaned up a local beach.