What was the most money you've ever given to a homeless person?

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  1. BlissfulWriter profile image73
    BlissfulWriterposted 7 years ago

    What was the most money you've ever given to a homeless person?

  2. tpcooke profile image60
    tpcookeposted 7 years ago

    I think the most I have ever given to a homeless person was 5 dollars.

  3. kevin.howell profile image59
    kevin.howellposted 7 years ago

    twenty dollars, picked up a homeless man walking from Ky to New York, gave him a place to stay, a meal and 20 bucks the next day.  Was one of the most rewarding things I have ever done.

  4. cat on a soapbox profile image97
    cat on a soapboxposted 7 years ago

    I give homeless people water bottles which I always carry. I have given shoes and blankets to those I know have encampments. I never give money.

  5. Sun Pen 50 profile image75
    Sun Pen 50posted 7 years ago

    I together with my wife and daughter built a house for a homeless family ( on their land ) That cost us about $5000and some other friends helped to finish the balance work and for the basic furniture.

  6. wilbury4 profile image69
    wilbury4posted 7 years ago

    Probably about a pound in change, enough to get a warm drink.
    In the UK, I don't think there should be any homeless people, there are hostels etc where they can get support and a bed for a few nights. Sounds sad but I think those that are homeless are homeless by their own choice.

  7. BlissfulWriter profile image73
    BlissfulWriterposted 7 years ago

    I gave five dollars along with my half-cup of coffee.  He looked like he really needed it.

  8. Marcy-Lipton profile image61
    Marcy-Liptonposted 7 years ago

    sadly only 1,000 yen - about 11 dollars.

    Charity is an interesting topic I think.

    It is there to help those in need by people who can give.

    Yet why do people give?

    This usually brings up debates around the idea altruism. Which I don't think really exists but I'll leave that topic alone for now.

  9. Sleepincot profile image42
    Sleepincotposted 7 years ago

    Probably about 20 dollars- and I gave it more than once.

 
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