(PIX11) – Remember the homeless man Eric who received what he thought was a winning lottery ticket, and then tried to share it?
Well, he has stayed in touch with YouTube user “Magic of Rahat” who was behind the heartwarming ‘prank.’
After the video of Eric’s generous, emotional reaction went viral, viewers reached out wanting to donate to his cause. Internet donors raised $44,000 for Eric, enough to give him the surprise of his life.
Watch the original video: