16 Moments from 2015 That Restored Our Faith in Humanity (PHOTOS)

marriage equalityA lot of things happened in 2015, and not all of them were great -- but why focus on the negative? There was plenty of good news to be found this year, too, from grand benevolent gestures made by big stars to small but significant deeds done by well-meaning individuals. 


Here are some of our favorite inspirational stories from 2015. Here's hoping 2016 brings us many more like these!


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