Poor Man Scraping Coconut to Feed His Family Goes Viral Online
KMJS – The video footage of poor man identified as Alfredo L. Paz scraping coconut to feed his family breaks the hearts of netizens.
On Sunday (May 3, 2020), the GMA show “Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho” has featured the heartbreaking story of Alfredo L. Paz of Toril, Davao City. The video touched the heart of online community.
Last week, the video clip showing Alfred scraping coconut so he and his family could eat immediately spread like a wildfire on social media. Paz is living under the line of extreme poverty and had nothing to eat.
Alfredo’s livelihood has been affected by the enhanced community quarantine, which aims to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease. He could not go outside to sell vegetable due to the lockdown protocols.
The poor guy also said that the relief goods being given by the local government units really helped them but it was not enough to fulfill their everyday necessities. Alfredo and his family experienced hunger due to lack of food.
A lady netizen identified as Sachiko Neri shared the video of Alfredo scraping coconut so he and his family could eat something. The video circulates online and touched the hearts of social media users.
“Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho” also featured the story of Paz on their segment and showed how the kind-hearted people give him relief goods and other basic necessities.
The social media users expressed their reactions to the video:
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