Passenger Reunites Atlanta Driver with His Family

Jack, an Atlanta driver, hadn’t seen his mother in over a year. Due to financial constraints, he couldn’t afford a plane ticket home for the holidays. He disclosed his dilemma during a heart-to-heart with his passenger, Valerie.

Jack is a Lyft driver in Atlanta.

Jack is a Lyft driver in Atlanta.

Valerie, a mother herself, knew she had to do something. She decided to give her distraught Lyft driver a standby boarding pass to fly home. (Did you just get goosebumps, too?) 

Jack admitted it was the sweetest thing a stranger had ever done for him. He promptly planned a surprise visit home shortly after Christmas. His mother and younger brother were able to enjoy a long-awaited family reunion with Jack, all thanks to the kindness of a Lyft passenger. 

Thanks to an altruistic passenger, Jack was able to fly home to visit his mother.

Thanks to an altruistic passenger, Jack was able to fly home to visit his mother.

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