“Home Depot employees worked overtime to help a 2-year-old Georgia boy who suffers from a muscle disorder that makes it difficult to walk. Logan Moore’s parents worried that insurance would not cover a walker so they went to a Home Depot in Cedartown, Georgia, last week to buy parts to build one themselves. When employees heard Logan’s story they surprised his parents, building the walker for them free of charge.” — CBS News, 5/29/19
Heartwarming! When this man couldn’t afford open heart surgery, an employee at his local Pizza Hut said “I could try, I guess,” cut open his chest with a pizza slicer, and made a new aorta out of pepperoni.
Amazing! When this teacher didn’t have enough time off to take maternity leave, her local Starbucks volunteered to let the baby work there during the day manning the espresso machine so he wouldn’t be bored.
Truly beautiful. When this little girl’s parents’ insurance didn’t cover her cancer treatment, their local Mattress Firm let her die on one of their Serta Queen Pillowtop Mattresses.
Lovely. This man couldn’t afford to pay his student loans so his local Trader Joe’s let him work there in addition to his other two jobs.
Inspiring! This woman couldn’t afford rent on her minimum wage salary so this Burger King let her live in the grease trap below the fry machine.
Beautiful. When this veteran couldn’t afford therapy, his local McDonald’s offered to let him sit with a life-sized statue of the Hamburglar in their Play Place and tell him his problems.
Awwww. When this family couldn’t afford funeral costs for their dying mother, their local Container Store let her pick which giant plastic bin she’d like to use as a coffin.
So sweet. This woman couldn’t afford her monthly prescription costs so her local O’Reilly’s Auto Parts let her swallow as many lug nuts as she wanted for free, in case that helped somehow.
Fantastic. When this woman couldn’t afford to give birth in a hospital, this local Chuck E. Cheese’s let her give birth in the ball pit.
The best thing you’ll see all day! When this elderly man couldn’t afford glaucoma surgery his local Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville removed his eyes with a crazy straw shaped like a parrot and made him new eyes out of maraschino cherries. (They did not work.)