Feel-Good Friday: Fundraiser Raises $230K

James Robertson, a 56 year-old man in Detroit, walks 21 miles every day to get to and from his job. There isn’t enough accessible public transportation for him. See video up top, or click here.

A college freshman hears this and starts a crowd-fundraising campaign. It’s incredibly successful. Read the full article here.

I think real-life stories like this one need to be shared and duplicated. In a hyper-competitive economy, and with economic conditions stagnant for most, it is easy to focus just on ourselves.

I’ve donated to Mr. Robertson’s cause, and I hope you consider the same and click here.

An awesome outcome for him! The Internet truly is unbelievable, as it makes it easy for people with shared values to gather and help.

Have a good Friday, everyone….

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