Percy is 24 and homeless. He is currently studying on a bursary, but it could not cover his accommodation and he has been kicked out onto the street.
He sent a desperate text message to not-for-profit crowd-funding organisation BackABuddy
"Sorry please get back to me when you are done so we can talk, so that we come up with a solution. Because I can't take one more night on the street, please. I thought I could. I can't."
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The organisation has endeavoured to help him raise money to rent a room in Randburg as he's currently sleeping on the pavement in Blairgowrie. This is just so that he can complete his studies and get a job. The desperate young man has even gone as far as saying he'd work for free if he has somewhere to sleep.
To date, over R12 000 has been raised for Percy and the amount continues to climb.
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