Being the Change: Man Tries to Find Viral Kid Who Needs School Shoes

Being the Change: Man Tries to Find Viral Kid Who Needs School Shoes

- A kind South African citizen recently headed online to get help from Saffas to find a student desperately in need of school shoes

- His post features a snap of the student whose shoes and socks are both badly broken

- Many locals tried to help the man while others told him that there are many schools where he can find children to help

PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see Briefly.co.za News on your News Feed!

A young South African man whose heart has been filled with the desire to make a difference in someone's life recently headed online to share a heartwarming plea for help finding a young boy who was pictured with very broken school shoes and socks.

Being the Change: Man Tries to Find Viral Kid Who Needs School Shoes
This man wants to help a child in need. Images: @MTshwaku
Source: Twitter

The man with the Twitter handle, @MTshwaku also shared a heartbroken snap of the obviously impoverished child that looks like he could be no older than 10 years old displaying his ghastly shoe situation for the image.

Read also

Mzansi thanks kind 'Meneer' for helping stranded woman on her way to work

"Tweeps we are looking for this boy, urgently," he captioned the snap.

Locals had this to say:

@m_sphetho said:

"Before looking for this poor boy, go to schools near you..you will find children in a similar situation..help them...Thanks for showing good heart on Twitter..but help children near the first b for looking for those on social media."

@Simmy_Redz said:

"Reminds me of myself in high school. By God's grace I'm a well-established private doctor now. I'd like to help him if he is to be found... I know exactly what he is going through."

Lance Anthony Petersen said:

"If you find him please let me know. I can donate school wear."

In similar heartwarming Briefly News, the humanitarian gesture of a man has gained massive traction from social media users. The kind-hearted man identified as Mohammed Jammal shared a clip in which he was seen at the top of a car, serving food from a cooler in take-aways to unidentified persons.

Read also

Young barber shows love to orphans by giving them free haircuts

Jammal said it is a yearly exercise for him. He stated that he takes it upon himself to feed 100 persons every Ramadan but did 150 this year. The Nigerian hoped to take the number up by 50 in the year 2022. He tweeted:

"Every Ramadan I take time out to feed 100 people a day. This year I’ve gone up to 150. Next year 200 people Inshallah. Iftar Mubarak."

Enjoyed reading our story? Download BRIEFLY's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with major South African news!

Source: Briefly.co.za

Online view pixel