When a family was cruelly mocked on social media for creating a swimming pool in a truck bed, Todd Arredondo was one of the few who stood against this bullying. He appreciated the industriousness and saw that it pointed to a true need. Arredondo immediately went out and bought a real pool for the family. That brought him so much joy he decided to keep going.
Since then, he started a foundation, Pools For Kids, where he buys pools and gives them to children all over San Antonio. Todd has raised more than $2,000 in two weeks on his GoFundMe account.
When you’re a kid on a hot Texas summer day, few things could possibly improve your life more than a swimming pool. “I’ve met some amazing families and heard heartbreaking stories. But at the end of the day, if you can put a smile on a kid’s face – it’s priceless.”
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