New York, NY Cloudy


< >

Chinese Beggar Donates 1,003 RMB to Quake Relief

A beggar from Urumqi shows kindness. 2013-04-24 01:57 PM EST Last Updated: 2013-04-24 03:47 PM EST

 Before we go today, an act of kindness amidst the devastating earthquake.


This shabbily dressed beggar from Urumqi, in the northwestern Xinjiang is winning the hearts of netizens all over China.


That’s because, on Monday, the man donated all his earnings from the last two months of begging to victims of the Lushan earthquake


In small change, the beggar, holding a walking stick, put 1,003 yuan towards a donation drive. That's around $160 US dollars. 


It may not be much, but the beggar’s big heart has touched many in the wake of the disaster. This netizen says, quote, “Great love, there are still genuine feelings in the world, I’m moved to tears.” Another said “He is the most beautiful beggar.”


Related Article

Sponsored Links

comments powered by Disqus

TV & Video

Copyright © 2002-2014 NTDTV. All Rights Reserved