If you want to help out the people who needs it, find a local red cross, or community shelter to give to.
Do not send money to this man who probably had a picture fall off the wall in his apartment. the last time he "collected" money it was for the Oklahoma town ravaged by Tornado's. Nothing ever made it, or should I say the amount of publicity these two would have drummed up for everyone to know about it never happened. ! wish I knew who to send this to in the IRS