Community Raises Thousands of Dollars for 89-Year-Old Ice Cream Man

Chicagoans launched a fundraiser for Fidencio Sanchez, who's been pushing his ice cream cart for 23 years.
1:02 | 09/12/16

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This is gonna make your heart swelled just a little bit a great example. Of the power of social media this picture of an 89 year old man in Chicago pushing his ice cream cart to support his family. Really struck a chord so one customer set up and go fund the account for him. He was just hoping to raise 3000 dollars well they hit that goal and less than an hour as of this morning. You guys they raise more than 134. Thousand dollars to help. Dot com and I love distribute justice on Thursday that go find the page is still active and when you called that Chicago Tribune did a wonderful story. They called the home to ask to speak to the gentleman and the person at the resident said he's at work he can't speak. Fat cushion that cart. Can't because the daughter passed away again they're raising their grandchildren and he said hey we got rid we've got things to do. And look and will help people build the kindness of strangers inland that he still was in the carpet it's a much nicer cars. Oh yeah. Outlaw and.

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