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18/05/2022
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Woman raises more than $60K for homeless man who helped her in Philadelphia

Kate McClure ran out of gas, and Johnny Bobbitt, who is homeless, gave his last $20 to buy gas for her at a CITGO station in Philadelphia   Johnny Bobbitt Jr., left, Kate McClure, right, and McClure's boyfriend Mark D'Amico pose at CITGO after campaign

Philadelphia, Nov.22 (AP).─ A New Jersey woman who was helped by a homeless man after she ran out of gas on an interstate in Philadelphia has raised more than $60,000 for the good Samaritan.

Kate McClure, 27, started the Gofundme.com campaign earlier this month that has raised more than $60,000 after she said she ran out of gas on Interstate 95 and a homeless man, Johnny Bobbitt Jr., walked a few blocks and bought her some with his last $20.

McClure said she didn't have any money to repay him at the time but returned to the road several times to give him cash, clothes and food.

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