“being praised as a Good Samaritan for giving away his belongings to a homeless man along a roadside”
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From the Insider via Yahoo News:
Florida college student who gave his shoes and clothes to a homeless man on the side of an interstate goes viral on TikTok
A Florida college student is being praised as a Good Samaritan for giving away his belongings to a homeless man along a roadside.
The student, identified as Jabari Richardson by WXTL, was filmed by TikTok user amburandlex as he opened the trunk of his vehicle along Interstate 10 and talked to a homeless man who held a sign that read, “Anything helps! God bless!”
Richardson then began handing his clothes and pairs of shoes to the homeless man before driving away.
The TikTok video was captioned: “I don’t know this young man but he deserves to go viral.”
As of Sunday, the 17-second video has gained more than 5.4 million views and 1.1 million likes. Users said the act of kindness gave them “goosebumps.”
“And he did this thinking no one was watching/recording … that’s how it’s done folk,” one person wrote.
HEARTWARMING: Jabari Richardson has been showing up on phone screens across the world in a now viral TikTok that has been seen over four million times. You can see Jabari get out of his car and hand a homeless man clothes and shoes (TikTok creds go to Amburandlex) @abc27 pic.twitter.com/EiH96tFdIP
— Micah Cho (@MicahChoWTXL) June 11, 2021
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