Denver's KDVR reports that James Moss moved to Denver with his son, Zhi, after a friend told him about a job opportunity and offered him a place to stay. But before he landed in his new city, the offer fell through.
“It seemed like everything I was trying to do was falling apart,” Moss said.
Moss was living in a shelter with his son when Leon Logothetis approached him. Logothetis is a writer, motivational speaker and philanthropist who is on tour to spread kindness and shares his experiences on YouTube.
He presented Moss with $1,000 in a heartwarming viral video, which has been viewed more than 800,000 times. Moss immediately broke down in tears. Moss, who had been living in a shelter with his son, said the money would go a long way to help them.