The Strength of the Human Spirit: Inspirational Sandy Survivors (28 pics)

Post Hurricane Sandy, it is truly heart-warming to see people reach out of one another and offer help and support.

 New Jersey
Hospital employees made a human chain passing containers of fuel up 13 flights of stairs to the backup generator at Bellevue Hospital
Breezy Point, Queens
A man carries his wife through water in Hoboken
"Don't Give Up The Ship" in Lindenhurst, New York
East Village residents keep warm by a bonfire
A rescue worker carries a boy away from his flooded home in Little Ferry, New Jersey
People using Facebook to help each other
Little Ferry, New Jersey
Sandy didn't stop these girls from trick-or-treating in Staten Island
This little guy
A doctor in Manhattan offering free medical services
Staten Island

A firefighter rescuing a dog

Kids helping kids

Restaurants in NYC giving away free food
President Obama and Governor Chris Christie coming together despite political differences
A little girl gives muffins to National Guard soldiers in Hoboken

A dog named Shaggy is lifted out of a truck after being rescued in Hoboken

New Yorkers generate power by bicycle