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After Hurricanes Left Dozens Of Foster Kids Left Homeless, What Millionaire Does Next Will Melt Your Heart.

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Often, it is the children in foster homes that have had to go through very tough childhoods and more exposed to various forms of abuse. When Hurricane Irma hit the coast of Florida, seventy foster kids found themselves at even greater risk.

The hurricane caused the power at the home to go out,forcing the staff and children at SOS Children’s Villages Florida to move to the hurricane shelters in Boca Raton. But after the power went off at the shelter too, the sheriff informed them that they had to find somewhere else to go.

Anxiously they tried to figure out a way out so last minute, that’s when someone called Marc Bell. Marc Bell, a former executive of Penthouse magazine , has been on the SOS board for about five years. It all started when he was trying to figure out what to do for his 45th birthday, he wanted to do something memorable, so he decided to take the children from SOS to Disney World.

After a great day with the kids and getting to know them, he knew he wanted to devote more time to the organization. He said, “It was a magical experience and I managed to talk to all the kids and get to know them.” Bell and his wife, Jennifer, live in a $30 million, 27,000-square foot mansion in Florida. So when they were told that the children needed a place to go, they immediately told them to come on over.

Bell said, “They were traumatized before the storm. Now, they were traumatized because they had no place to go. I said ‘Bring them here to the house,’” he continued. “Thirty minutes later they were walking through the door.”

Bell and his wife then proceeded to order 20 pizzas and made sure all the children were bathed and had clean clothes. “They hadn’t showered in five days, no laundry in five days, they were starving,” Bell said with a laugh. “Never seen so many kids so excited by pizza pie in my life. Twenty of them disappeared in seconds.”

At first, the couple expected to host the kids for just a couple of hours until they found another shelter, but ended up having them over for a couple of days. “We celebrated three birthdays, two doctor visits and a tooth fairy,” Bell said. “It takes a village.”

The kids, who ranged in age from 2 to 17 years, had all carried sleeping bags and they slept for two nights in whichever rooms they liked, all the while, Bell and his wife made sure they had their basic needs taken care of, and then they worked to make the time extra special.

The couple’s home already has a game room with pool, air hockey, and arcade games, a full basketball court, a Star Trek-themed home theater, a pool with waterfalls, a library, and a gym. Then they brought in singers, clowns, and athletes to entertain the kids, teachers to do arts and crafts with them, an ice cream truck, and even someone to do manicures for all the girls.

Over 100 of the couple’s friends and relatives came by to help at the house, working in 12-hour shifts. “People don’t help each other anymore,” Bell said. “But this was an amazing show, how the community came together to help these kids. We asked and people came.”  Two days later, they got word that the power was back on at the foster home. Understandably, the kids were sad to leave, given that the time they spent with the Bells was like nothing they had ever experienced before.

Bell said, “There was an abundance of love. All these kids were getting one-on-one attention, which they never get. All the little kids were being held by someone and the older kids were getting one-on-one conversation. We always help people. We never say ‘no.’ That’s just who we are.” He added that they expected a big mess when the kids left, but they were actually much neater than their usual guests!

The couple then set up a GoFundMe for the kids to raise money for repairs, food, clothes, and counseling. If you would like to help out, click here.

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Fedex Driver Shovels Snow Off Woman’s Porch When He Learns Her Husband Recently Died

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Leigh Anne’s husband had just passed away after fighting cancer for seven months at the age of 42. This left her with three young children to raise on her own as a single mother and widow.

In the middle of winter, after a pretty nasty snowstorm, the cold had deflated her tyres. Leigh Anne tried putting air back in her tires but found it too hard to remove the cap on her tyres, meaning she could not be able to refill them. Luckily she noticed Brian making a nearby call.

Brian is a friendly local delivery driver with FedEx who she had seen around her neighborhood and had even delivered a few packages to Leigh Anne a couple of times before.

Brian was happy and kind enough to help out with her tyres. As the two were chatting, Brian got to learn of Leigh Anne’s heartbroken state and her husband’s recent death.

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Brian knew he had to do something to help her out. There was enough pain and stress in her life already, and there was just a small something he could do to make things a little better for her.

After helping Leigh Anne fix her car tyres and helping her back into her house, the FedEx driver quickly grabbed a shovel and got to work. He had noticed all the snow covering her porch and decided to help.

The doorbell camera captured Brian’s act of kindness, as he shovelled the snow off Leigh Anne’s porch and pathway to help her out. “Doorbell cameras don’t only catch people stealing packages,” Leigh Anne wrote on Facebook.

Brian’s kindness and thoughtfulness melted the hearts of thousands who saw the footage after it was shared on social media. God bless this man.

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Framed Photo Of Lord’s Prayer Stops Bullet Fired Into Home

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An elderly Kansas woman says it’s a miracle that she and her husband are alive after a bullet was fired into her home, all thanks to a framed photo of the Lord’s Prayer that saved them both.

Constance Effie said she had just sat down to watch some television in the living room of her Kansas City home when she heard an explosion-like sound. Her husband was also home at the time.

A framed photo of the Lord’s Prayer saved Effie and her husband

A framed photo of the Lord’s Prayer saved Effie and her husband

“All of a sudden ‘boom.’ I thought I was in a war zone because that was the loudest noise I ever heard,” Effie told WDAF.

The seventy year old woman said she then realized that someone had opened fire outside, leading to one of the bullets flying into her house. But instead of hitting her, the bullet hit a framed photo of the Lord’s Prayer that was hanging only two feet above her head.

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“We looked all around and didn’t see a hole anywhere. I thought, ‘Look, that picture, the glass is all broken,'” she said. “It hit [the picture] and fell down behind [the couch]. But if it didn’t have the metal, it probably would’ve come on in and hit one of us.”

Effie believes God blocked the bullet from hurting them. She said the next day she had to be taken to the hospital where doctors told her that she had suffered a minor heart attack because of the scary ordeal.

Effie believes God blocked the bullet from hurting them.

Effie believes God blocked the bullet from hurting them.

“I was afraid after the near-death incident. I kept thinking I don’t want any more shooting,” Effie said, adding she constantly hears gunshots in her neighborhood. “The doctors said it looked like it was a stress heart attack but that it was a small one.”

“We’re lucky to be alive, and we’re happy,” Effie said. “We just hope and pray they understand not to do this anymore.”

Kansas City police are still investigating the shooting and have not identified the suspects yet.

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Kind-Hearted Mom Packs Son Extra Lunch To Feed Classmate In Need

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Kind-Hearted Mom Packs Son Extra Lunch To Feed Classmate In Need

One day as Josette Duran was packing her son lunch, he asked her to add an extra snack for his school lunch. The mom was quite surprised as she thought she was packing him plenty of food for the day.

However, when he explained why he wanted the extra snack, she was heartbroken. The extra snack he was asking for was for a boy at his school. Dylan explained to his mother how the young boy only brought a fruit cup for lunch every single day and he didn’t think he had enough cash to buy lunch at the school, either.

 One day as Josette Duran was packing her son lunch, he asked her to add an extra snack for his school lunch.


One day as Josette Duran was packing her son lunch, he asked her to add an extra snack for his school lunch.

Josette who lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico, recalled how the conversation with her son went.

Dylan: Mama can you make me TWO lunches today?

Mom: Are you not getting full, boo?

Dylan: Yes Mom, it’s for this boy. He only eats a fruit cup for lunch. Can you make him lunch too? I don’t think he has lunch money.

Dylan had noticed the boy sitting alone every single lunchtime with just a fruit cup for his lunch and had felt the need to help him the only way he knew how. Instead of adding just extra snack as Dylan had requested, Josette began making two school lunches every day. One for Dylan and one for his new friend.

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Later on she found out that the young boy’s mother had recently lost her job. Josette said that the story hit close to her heart as only a few years ago, she and Dylan had been in a similar position. So she knew that she had to help.

“A few years ago, me and my son were homeless. I was living in my car and I was washing him in bathrooms. And we didn’t have food.” Josette revealed.

Instead of adding just extra snack as Dylan had requested, Josette began making two school lunches every day. One for Dylan and one for his new friend.

Instead of adding just extra snack as Dylan had requested, Josette began making two school lunches every day. One for Dylan and one for his new friend.

Josette had already gotten used to her routine of packing two lunches for Dylan when she received a phone call from the school principal asking her to go to the school. It turned out that the little boy’s mother had figured out what Josette had been doing and wanted to express her gratitude.

Watch the video below to see the result of Josette’s actions. Be sure to have the tissues close by:

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