WATCH: Sad Photo Inspires Strangers To Donate $225K+ To Elderly Street Vendor
An elderly man who sells Mexican popsicles can take a LONG break after two strangers raises a bunch of money in his honor; over $255,000 to be exact!!
Joel Cervantas Macias first saw 89-year-old street vendor, Fidencio Sanchez, pushing his cart and snapped a photo of the heartbreaking scene. The photo inspired more than seven thousand people to donate money on a GoFundMe page, surpassing Macias’ goal of $3,000 in a way nobody expected.
When Macias told Sanchez about the community’s outpouring of love, he says the man and his wife teared up in shock: