Happy Monday! Hopefully the sun is shining where you are today. To get the week started off right, here is your weekly round up of inspiring service and social justice posts from around the web.

  • The Huffington Post shared a super-inspiring article about how five small-town teens made a big, positive impact on the world’s malaria problem.
  • Tablet published a powerful essay about two transgendered Jews who found strength and meaning in Jewish tradition.
  • Hands On Blog – file this under awesome: Disney’s most beloved princesses recast as volunteer heroines.
  • GOOD teamed up with a Los Angeles based nonprofit called Food Forward to fight hunger through donating tens of thousands of pounds of fruit gleaned by volunteers. Check out their video about it.
  • Sustainablog shared a video celebrating the way the Energy Star program has changed the world. Ever wondered what that little Energy Star sticker on your fridge or washing machine really means? Find out here.