Ready for an immediate mood boost? 

Every Friday, we're highlighting six stories that are sure to brighten your day in our new series, Feel Good Friday, and this week's offerings are definitely sure to make you smile.

In Omaha, a generous boss gave one of his employees a generous gift, while an Avengers star made one of his biggest fan's dreams come true after learning about what an impact his superhero character had on the child. Plus, another child's mission to help the animals impacted by the bushfires in Australia went viral in a major way, raising well over 100 times his intended goal, and two turtles won the hearts of people all over the world after their inspiring stories made headlines.

And while the holidays are long over, we're sharing a story about lonely strangers coming together this past Christmas that would make the Grinch's heart grow three sizes.

Here are six heartwarming stories sure to start your weekend off on a positive note...

Feel good

Jami Sharp

Owen Colley, GoFundMe

Caitlin Colley/GoFundMe

Robert Downey Jr., The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2020

Michael Rozman/Warner Bros.

Turtle prosthetic flipper


Diego, Galapagos Tortoise

Galapagos National Park HANDOUT/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock

Brad Lancaster, Christmas With Strangers, YouTube

YouTube/Discover Connection

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