Mail Carrier Surprises Young Boy On His Birthday

Sweet stories of mail carriers surprising the families on their routes with acts of kindness have brought hope to many during the pandemic but this one takes the cake.

6-year-old Chip Matthews loves to pick up the mail and more especially now when their mail carrier Tawanna Purter surprised him with a gift: a dollar bill and four quarters for his 6th birthday.

The young boy says he is saving that money up to buy a Spider-Man action figure and his mom, Bonnie, says this act of kindness has given gave the Opelika, Alabama, family hope during the pandemic after she lost her job as a school counselor.