We all love a good story where there’s a happy ending, and I think this one is a perfect illustration of a happy ending. It’s about an app , or rather, the maker of an app, and how he came from being homeless to making his own app. His name is Leo Grand and he is still homeless, but with his determination he won’t be much longer, especially if you purchase his carpooling app, Trees for Cars.
Leo became homeless when he lost his job in 2011 and was “priced out of his neighborhood.” He was living on the streets when programmer, Patrick McConlogue offered him a laptop and free books on programming. HE also gave him $100 in cash and one hour of coding lessons each day after working at his regular job. Read more