Sisters find their homeless brother through social media

(WFLA) After one social media post, Rocky Been went from homeless and alone to employed and reunited with family he hadn’t seen in decades.

Rocky was homeless, sleeping on a pier in Clearwater Beach, Florida when Matthew Cardozo gave him his sweater. Cardozo posted a picture of Rocky on social media, asking the community to help him. Within hours dozens responded.

From that post, Rocky received the job, clothes and financial assistance. Now he has family as well.

His sister Marti was the first to see the post.

“I cried at work. And then I couldn’t even finish my day out. It was like 3 o’clock, I don’t know what time it was, but I couldn’t finish my day out. I was just so excited to get home,” she said.

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