This Father Found a Beautifully Creative Way to Pay It Forward at a Hospital

We hear “pay-it-forward” stories all the time. But this one’s creativity and beauty truly touched me.

When Darren Greenwood’s 17-year-old son was being treated for leukemia at a medical center in Santa Clara, California, a stranger’s care package made everything seem a little less unpleasant. Greenwood knew he had to continue the kindness — so he put his talent for mural painting to use. The result is a moving (and artistic) story of gratitude.

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