Man spends birthday feeding the homeless. “I salute you”


A man was praised on social media channels when he spends his birthday feeding and handing out masks to the needy and homeless people around the CBD. Letlhogonolo Motseeng, a Johannesburg man handed out food and masks to the needy people and even conversed with them on his birthday. When he shared the video of his good deed on social media in the #ImStaying Group, in just 5 minutes 30 seconds, saying that he met amazing souls.

The video went viral and gained 4000 views. His post was shared by Boitshoko Magetse and Stayers. Letlhogonolo Motseeng captioned his post on the social media group saying, “Spent my birthday in the streets of Joburg CBD with these amazing souls. I had some good conversations with some of them, gave them food and masks. Now my heart is fulfilled.”

The social media users in South Africa thanked him in the comments for going out his way to do these things and said that he is the reason they are staying. The users wished him a happy birthday and even said that they salute him for what he has done for the needy and homeless people. Some of the top comments of the users have been collected and compiled here from the comment section of the #ImStaying Group.

Emeldah Sibongile Mashabathakga said: “Wow, thanks to you my brother. May God bless you and your family. Love what you have done.” Ntombifuthi Sekonyela wrote: “Happy birthday sir and all blessings be upon you. Blessed is the hand that gives.” Nikki Kruger commented: “I salute you! What a spirit! Happy birthday.” Karen Greasley added: “This is how it’s done. I bet this was your best birthday ever! I love it and I’m glad you share this with us all.”