A big-hearted electrician turned out to be a ‘light’ in shining armour when he enslisted the help of a whole community to ‘fix-up’ an American pensioner’s home for free.
WITH money tight, the 72-year-old homeowner Gloria Scoot, had been forced to let house repairs slide.
However, when an overhead light fixture went out, she knew she had to do something to avoid living in the dark and contacted electrician John Kinney.
There was no way Gloria could have imagined the impact her new ‘light in shining armour’ would have on her life.
Concerned about the extreme state of disrepair Gloria’s home was in, John couldn’t put her dire situation out of his mind and was determined to help.
Talking to CBS, he said: “No light, running water….it stuck with me over