I do not believe one can settle how much we ought to give. I am afraid the only safe rule is to give more than we can spare.
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A Man Who Gave Away His Home To a Family in Need

A Man Who Gave Away His Home To a Family in Need

Jan 6, 2013-- A 51-year-old man is moving back in with his parents so a homeless family can live in his house instead. Tony Tolbert's offer is good for one full year. According to CBS, the spare bedroom in his childhood home in Los Angeles frequently went to people in need, which inspired his own version of the act. "You don't have to be Bill Gates or Warren Buffet or Oprah," Tolbert, a Harvard-educated attorney said, "We can do it wherever we are, with whatever we have, and for me, I have a home that I can make available." Tolbert had never met the recipients. He found them through Alexandria House, a shelter for women and children. Felicia Dukes, a mother of four, couldn't believe the deal when she heard it. (38205 reads)


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