Each year, Huntington Beach, California draws surfing canines from around the world for one fantastic weekend of sun and surf! The most elite surfing dogs from around the world square off against other members of their size group, from chihuahua to labradoodle, to find out who is the surfing champion of all dogs.
Honor Flight takes World War II veterans from around the country on one last mission: to visit their memorials in Washington DC and be properly honored for their service and sacrifice. Among them is Ed Jarrett and his family.
Paul Sirimarco and Tina Cleveland have awoken the internet to the awesomeness of sign language through their covers of popular songs. Learn how they got their start, how they “translate” songs into signs, and where they plan to go with their fun, new “signalongs.”
Tim Harris has no time for limitations. The Albuquerque restaurant owner and multiple Special Olympic medalist has far too many hugs to give.
The Children’s Wish Foundation gave Madison Babineau one wish as she battled cancer. She chose to give her wish away to help kids in Africa. See how one girl’s selfless act made the difference to a lot of people.
What happens when you tell two guys in their 20s that they can have all the free food they want if they’ll just film it in the process? Join Smile Kyle and Emeric as they tour the vast selection of all natural, healthy food products at the 2014 Natural Products Expo West.
After a day of quietly asking for change, this diverse group of people comes in from the street to hear and be heard. See how this amazing venue enables the homeless of LA’s Skid Row to lift themselves up through music and companionship. The talent will surprise you.
What if your whole family was in the circus? While this has been the daydream of many a youngster, for the Nolander family, it is a daily reality. This family of five packed up their life in Oregon and moved to San Diego, where they have been training constantly since.
Mike Rugg and the Bigfoot Discovery Team are on the trail of the big, hairy mystery in the redwood forests of Santa Cruz! Hear their stories and find out how they could blow the lid off this whole thing!
Matt Marr and the team from Smile TV took to the streets this last Valentine’s Day, asking folks from preschool to retirement what LOVE means to them. The answers warmed our hearts. We hope they warm yours too. Let us know!
The San Diego Circus Center offers professional acrobatic training for both the aspiring trapeze artist and the amateur circus enthusiast. If you’ve ever considered running away to join the circus, or just want to see if you can hold a hand stand, this is the place to give it a shot!
Practice makes perfect. It also makes people laugh. Enjoy these hilarious and adorable outtakes from Jorge, Alexa, and Eliana Narvaez, the Reality Changers, and be sure to check out our other Reality Changers videos!
Zach King’s neighbors think he’s a weird kid who makes videos that nobody watches. What they don’t know is that he’s an internet sensation who produces amazing shorts and teaches aspiring filmmakers how to make their own.
2013 was a great year for Smile TV. We met incredible people and discovered their uplifting and inspiring stories. Now, we are proud to present those moments that made us smile most. Thanks to all of our fans for the endless support. You make it possible for us to spread smiles across the web and […]
Every year, a group of stars, scouts, and other warm-hearted volunteers travel to retirement homes and perform a mix of classic tunes for the senior citizens living there. It brings them smiles at a time that can often be lonely for them.
Emmanuel Yeboah was born with a deformed leg in a country that views deformities as a curse. Though the world seemed against him, his mother never lost faith in him, and he carried that with him, hopping to and from school, then biking across Ghana to show the king that people with disabilities have value.
Cityzen rolls out a high-energy mix of progressive rock, funk, classical, hip-hop, and jazz, both original works and popular covers. “Ride On” is a Cityzen original and a more personal piece for lead singer, Toby Forrest.
A glimpse of one of the places where your Farmer’s Market produce comes from! Project Youth Green is a Pacoima-based organization that rents out plots of land for local families to garden. They cover the cost of watering, give lessons in horticulture, and sell produce in local farmer’s markets.
Smile TV has carved up a spooky Halloween video for you all! Have a safe and spooky holiday!
The Gentle Barn is a wonderful organization that takes in and rehabilitates abused and abandoned animals, then brings in troubled kids and teens to share their healing. It all started when Ellie Laks’ parents told her she could have as many animals as she liked when she grew up. Now, she has 170.
There are only 50 known prodigious savants in the world. Derek Amato is one of them. After sustaining a concussion after falling in a pool, Derek suddenly discovered he had extraordinary piano playing abilities. This is his story.
French commuters now have some magic in their mornings thanks to an initiative that has placed pianos in 30 subway stations across the country. Everyone is invited to play, and the talent of these pedestrian pianists will astound you! Brought to you by Smile TV’s awesome French interns!
Smile TV follows Jorge, Alexa, and Eliana Narvaez, the Reality Changers! This amazing family has charmed millions of viewers across Youtube and on shows like America’s Got Talent and The Ellen Show with their music, heart, and humor. Enjoy!
Emeric’s visa is about to expire, which means he has to find a “Hamerican” girl to marry him before he gets sent back to France! Will he find her? Will he become a so-famous Hollywood filmmakeur? Will he still get to go to Costco? Find out in this hilarious original video starring our very own, […]
Reality Changers Jorge, Alexa, and Eliana Narvaez have been charming viewers for years on YouTube, America’s Got Talent and The Ellen Show. Smile TV enjoyed the incredible opportunity to spend a day with this amazing father-daughter team. Check out this completely improvised song straight from the heart and stay tuned for more of the Reality […]
Smile TV interns, Theo and Alexis, provide a glimpse into community building in the city of Nantes. A neighborhood barbecue offers a place to relax, eat, and socialize for visitors and residents alike.
Meet the adorable children of the Tuleeni orphanage in Tanzania, as well as the amazing people hard at work, helping them to succeed!
Our Special Olympics series continues with Track and Field, highlighting these amazing athletes with perceived disabilities, who go the distance out of pure love for the sport! This is Part 2 of Smile TV’s series on the Special Olympics. Watch Part 1 Here Watch Part 2 Here
No Limits for Deaf Children is an amazing organization that teaches hearing-impaired children to speak, through education and theatre. Enjoy and share this heartwarming video about the profound difference this program has made in these children’s lives.
To find out what makes happy people happy, two documentary filmmakers have set out across the country, interviewing the most cheerful people they can find in order to learn how they have found happiness!
The athletes of Team USA return home from the 2013 World Games in Pyeongchang, Korea and throw a fabulous dance party to celebrate their victories and their lifelong friendships!
The Special Olympics features athletes with intellectual disabilities competing in a number of events from gymnastics to swimming to basketball. This is Part 2 of Smile TV’s series on the Special Olympics. Watch Part 1 Here: http://www.smiletvgroup.com/2013/07/2013-special-olympics-trailer/
Well-known celebrities from all over tell us what they love about Smile TV.
Smile TV’s French Interns Theo Sanchez and Alexis Fichou ask people in Nantes, France what makes them smile, what it means to be happy, and if they’ve seen positive news on television lately. Théo Sanchez et Alexis Fichou, deux stagiaires français pour Smile TV, sont partis interviewer les habitants de Nantes, France. Qu’est ce qui […]
Smile TV’s Special Olympics Series is here! Amazing athletes with mental and physical disabilities compete in swimming, gymnastics, basketball, track and more! The trailer for 2013’s Special Olympics previews the series coming soon to Smile TV and YouTube!
Alex started playing the piano out of the blue one day and quickly began to master the instrument and compose his own music, instantly becoming a young piano prodigy.
An inspiring organization that takes children with autism out surfing where they experience a new freedom.
The Junior Blind Olympics is an opportunity for blind and visually impaired athletes from across the country to compete and have fun in shot put, archery, rowing, goal ball, rock climbing, running long jump and 50-yard dash.
Volunteers and Tech Professionals help Senior Citizens with iphones, computers, ipads and more at Culver City Senior Center in Culver City, California.
Farm Sanctuary rescues abused animals such as pigs, cows, goats and many more and provides them with a safe and healthy home.
Captain Luis Carlos Montalvan returned from war with a severe case of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. But thanks to a Service Dog named Tuesday, Luis has turned his life around…
Smile TV’s Mother’s Day Montage features a collage of pictures submitted by our Smile TV fans! Enjoy! Music: “Women of Today” Written by Faith Rivera & Beth Eichel Available for Purchase on iTunes! The song “Women of Today” is used with the permission of Faith Rivera. Download this song, from her album Suncatcher, and more […]
Born to Act Players is a theater company that provides a supportive environment for actors and actresses with special needs to learn and grow through the performing arts.
Haven’t you heard Abercrombie and Fitch? Healthy Is The New Skinny is a movement that supports healthy lifestyles for women, serving as a model for at-risk, self-conscious teenage girls.
Art Trek is an organization that provides art classes to schools that no longer have their own art programs.
Former Los Angeles Laker and NBA Hall of Famer James Worthy tells us what he LOVES about Smile TV!
Natural Products Expo West is the world’s largest and premier tradeshow for the natural, organic and healthy products industry. This year’s event showcased a range of new and exciting products!
California Wildlife Center is an organization that saves injured or sick wild animals and nurses them back to health before returning them to the wild.
Born to Act Players is a theater company that provides a supportive environment for actors with special needs to learn and grow through the performing arts.
Camp Helping Hands is a summer day camp that leads kids on community service activities, teaching them to give back to their community.
Arie Moyal rides trains across the country every Christmas to send holiday cheer to everyone in his path through smiles and lots and lots of hugs!
Smile TV’s Russian Correspondant Alisa Muraveva interviews Wunderkinds of Russia: 13-year-old bodybuilder Maryana Naumova, 5-year-old Chessmaster Egor Sokolov, and 14-year-old scientist Dima Reznikov.
Kyle was diagnosed with encephalitis when he was one year old, making it difficult for him to control his muscles. But after a series of operations, Kyle is on an inspiring trail to recovery. Stock footages provided by Videodoctor, AAndromeda, Mutra, TheSceneLab, and HD_premium_shots / Pond5.com Music provided by Orchestronics and Slivochnii / Pond5.com Music […]
Every December a group of musicians gather to sing Christmas and Hanukkah songs for seniors in assisted living homes. This is their 31st annual event!
Surfers Healing is a group that takes children with autism surfing to experience a life they rarely get to see.
Shea Broussard, creator of Flamemapper, integrates unique methods for preventing forest fires such as the implementation of goats in areas of high vegetation.
The Giving Keys exists to employ those transitioning out of homelessness to engrave recycled keys that get sold and shared around the world. Each key necklace is unique and carries a message like HOPE, STRENGTH, DREAM or COURAGE. When the wearer of the key encounters someone else who needs the message on the key, they […]
The Teen Project offers housing to at-risk teenagers, founded by Lauri Burns who was an abused child growing up.
17-year-old Shauniece Frazier leads a campaign to bring food, toiletries and other necessities to poor and low-income families in Central Los Angeles.
Charley the cat has cerebellar hypoplasia, but continues to live a happy, normal cat life.
Nika Water brings the world clean drinking water by donating 100% of its profits to efforts to solve the global water crisis and fix water economics as we know it. With global water demand up and fresh water resources more lacking than ever, the world needs a champion like Nika.
Ride On is an organization that promotes physical and emotional healing by providing therapeutic horseback riding to children and adults with various disabilities.
Step onto the Do Good bus and take a fun ride to an undisclosed location with a group of volunteers brought together to do good deeds in their local communities.
Watch Kyle Thermon as he promotes environmental awareness in his video series, Surfing for Change. On his various surf adventures around the world, Kyle captures social and environmental issues, educating viewers about the simple tasks people can do in their communities that would help improve the environment.
Totally Tubular Design is a California based company dedicated to the preservation of our earth. They manufacture products strictly from goods found from dumpster diving, trash hunting and landfill saving! Each one of their products tells its own unique story from where its materials came from to how they saved them from a landfill.