This is an example of showing compassion for other human beings as we should do in every aspect of life, not just after a tragedy.
Atlantans extend aid to immigrant family after fire
American style: Blaze that struck Iraqis only 12 days since immigrating spurs offers from people eager to help out.
By THOMAS STINSON
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Published on: 12/26/07
The ashes weren’t yet cold before the first call came in.
Three newly arrived Iraqi families who lost most of their belongings in a DeKalb County apartment fire Monday learned something about local charity during a holiday season.
Atlantans began offering aid soon after a Christmas Eve fire raced through this two-story apartment building at Northchase Apartments on Peachtree Industrial Blvd.