I Was Helped By An Anonymous Benefactor

Share your stories about the anonymous stranger who helped you, however big or small. How did their kindness change your life? 24 People

    Unexpected Help

         I was helped by an anonymous benefactor.  My son plays bass guitar in a band with some friends from school.  It is his only real joy, he loves playing.  His band is playing a benefit concert soon, their first real gig.  My son only has...
    lostinmyownhome lostinmyownhome
    51-55, M
    10 Responses May 6, 2009

    Keys Locked In Car

    I was locked out of my car. The keys were in the ignition and the car was running hot. Several people tried to help me,but had to leave to go to work. It was nearly 100 degrees in the summertime, and traffic was heavy. I was about to break the window with a brick when I...
    Jilly111 Jilly111
    46-50, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2010

    A Cold Rainy Night.

    I was asked to recount this recollection so here it is. A good Samaritan once helped me out a long time ago.  I was fresh out of college and broke down in a desolate area.  It was cold and rainy and I had no heat to overcome it.  I had stupidly attempted to...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    25 Responses Apr 27, 2009

    My name is Jena'! I am a mother of 4 beautiful

    children. Ages 16, 12, 8, & 3. The helped I received was for my oldest daughter, Angy, 16yrs! Angy at the age of 12, Had reconstructed eye surgery! At age 13, we found out she had scoliosis, curve in the spine! She was placed into a back brace for almost 2yrs! It wasn't working...
    jferguson jferguson
    36-40, F
    Jan 21, 2014

    Re-post: God Bless Them!!

    T here have been so many incidents in my life and surprisingly complete strangers helped me on some occasions and I still remember each one of them.   1. My Wallet: I was on my two-wheeler. I was in a hurry and my wallet slipped from my tracks. I didn't notice that. Later...
    tenderfoot1 tenderfoot1
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 27, 2009
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