A Pennsylvania homeless man is being recognized and rewarded for his kindness and honesty after returning a wallet containing $400 and some important personal items to a single mother fighting brain cancer.
The man, who wishes to remain anonymous, found the wallet on a park bench on the way to his AA meeting, Today Parents reports. Like any curious individual, he looked inside and found $400 cash, as well as an electronic welfare card which is used for collecting food stamps.
The man, who is in his late 30′s, struggled with what to do with his discovery and was torn between keeping it or doing the right thing.
The man decided to text Ashton Munoz, an assistant director at Hearts for Homeless shelter. The shelter provides its clients with prepaid phones just in case they need to get in touch with staff.
“I found this purse. There’s money in it,” read the text, according to Today’s Parents.
Munoz drove into the city to meet the man and together they were able to identify and trackRead More »from Homeless man returns wallet with $400 to single mother battling brain cancer