Mid-South Heroes: Man encourages Memphians of all ages to have fun, get fit

This month's Mid-South Hero is a mover and shaker, encouraging Memphians of all ages to have fun while getting fit.

  Mid-South Heroes: Woman spreads joy and celebrates other cancer survivors

Healing Planet emerged from Donna Padgett Bowers’ desire to restore joy in other cancer patients by helping them feel better in their own skin.

  Mid-South Heroes: Woman provides support to the under-served

Being a charitable giver was never a choice for LaShay Pena, it's always been a way of life.

  Mid-South Heroes: Woman teaches the blind and visually impaired in Memphis

This month's Mid-South Hero is more than a mom and teacher. Stephanie Jones is a guiding light for the blind and visually impaired in Memphis.

  Mid-South Heroes: Man raises money for Alzheimer’s awareness

Our Mid-South Heroes go above and beyond for communities in need. This month’s hero changed his entire career path to give hope to Alzheimer’s patients and their caregivers.

  Mid-South Heroes: Woman assists pet owners with dogs in need

Block by block and a door knock at a time, our March Mid-South Hero has dedicated her life to rescuing animals in need by offering assistance to pet owners.

  Founder of group mentoring Memphis’ youth named Mid-South Hero

It’s easy to see a problem and do nothing. For our February Mid-South Hero, it was easier to start a program to fix a city-wide problem and much harder to do absolutely nothing.

  Mid-South Heroes: Woman creates Mississippi Coats4Kidz

For this month’s Mid-South Hero, we take you to Marks, Mississippi where a retiree’s plans to vacation were put on hold for a higher calling.

  Mid-South Heroes: Woman rescues deaf dalmatians

For over 10 years, Patricia Belt has turned her love for deaf dalmatians into a way to help veterans and educate children.

  Mid-South Hero: Local mom and her ‘Little Helpers' giving back to the community

A local grassroots group of parents, headed by a Mid-South mom, allows busy, little hands to do give back all year long, not just during the holidays.

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