Sheyla

By Sheyla

LifeBuzz Staff

Single Mom Couldn’t Pay Her Rent, So The Landlord Made Her An Offer…

If you don’t believe in guardian angels you may not be looking hard enough. You might be expecting to see cherub-looking people with wings and halos but guardian angels are often disguised as regular folks simply doing kind acts towards each other.

It doesn’t take a lot of hard work and effort to help others. Just the willingness to want to assist someone who is down on their luck. Giving someone your helping hand might just be the one thing they need for a better future.

Pearl Zambrano found her guardian angel in the form of an old landlord. The single mother of two had lost her job and was homeless. This is not the first time the 26-year-old has helped others but this may be one of the few times someone was able to pay-it-forward to him.

Pearl Zambrano was laid off by her former employer. She was unable to find a job right away and wound up homeless.

She had no one to turn to for help.

Pearl Zambrano was laid off by her former employer. She was unable to find a job right away and wound up homeless.

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What made her situation even more difficult is that she was raising her son and daughter by herself.

According to the Census Bureau, 45 per cent of children living with a single mom live below the poverty line.

What made her situation even more difficult is that she was raising her son and daughter by herself.

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On her birthday, Zambrano ran into Rafael Trevino. He had been her landlord in the past.

The man gave Zambrano a place to live rent free.

On her birthday, Zambrano ran into Rafael Trevino. He had been her landlord in the past.

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Zambrano nominated her landlord to a Pay It 4Ward contest where he won $400.

Trevino had no idea his tenant had nominated him for anything.

Zambrano nominated her landlord to a Pay It 4Ward contest where he won $400.

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Zambrano wanted to do this for Trevino because she cannot pay him back right now.

She offered to pay him back little by little but he refuses.

Zambrano wanted to do this for Trevino because she cannot pay him back right now.

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