An adorable video was shared on social media of a 72-year-old woman giving homeless people something to eat. The woman on Albert Road in Southsea makes a lot of soup and hands it to people who need it, writes social media user, Charlie Franks.
Social media user gushed that the woman was selfless and caring, applauding her good deed. Elizabeth Auckland wrote that she’s been told giving people a sandwich or snacks and a drink is better than money as it provides nutrition.
Hannah Goodall exclaimed that she recognised the lady as Diana, and said she knew her and her family. Hannah says she is one of the nicest people she knows. Her daughter saw the video and joined the thousands of people praises her kind nature. She says her mom is part of St Swithun’s church.
Sarah Rahman commented that she has been on that same road on a Saturday night and saw people handing out food, toiletries and even just stopping by to ask if they’re okay. She says there is a real sense of community, Briefly.co.za found.
Although some users were a bit concerned about the gogo’s safety, many were optimistic about the community.
Jackie Ann Scott wrote that not all people who life on the street are there out of choice and most are grateful for a little help. She adds that she is sure the people who stay on that road would be familiar with her and protect her if someone were to start trouble.
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