Capital One: 4-year-old Georgia boy g...

Capital One: 4-year-old Georgia boy gets call from Capital One in R...

There are 57 comments on the WTVR story from Jul 13, 2010, titled Capital One: 4-year-old Georgia boy gets call from Capital One in R.... In it, WTVR reports that:

It was a chance phone call that saved a little boy's life. The child who lives in Georgia was able to find a helping hand hundreds of miles away in a call center in Richmond, Virginia.

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#41 Jul 14, 2010
God Bless this young lady for being a Angel to this little boy. God Bless this little boy and thank You God for sending your Angel to watch over him.

New York, NY

#42 Jul 14, 2010
Way to go! This is such a great story to read!!!!

Webster, NY

#43 Jul 14, 2010
Great job by the woman, but I fail to see what God had to do with any of this. If that was the case, the child's caretaker wouldn't have died, or at least he would have been found a lot sooner. Unless you think God gets off on putting the kid through that for four days.

Middletown, OH

#44 Jul 14, 2010
proof that not all collection agents and soliciters are complete scum. What an amazing thing this woman did, Kudos!!

Atlanta, GA

#45 Jul 14, 2010
This story brought tears to my eyes. I would like to say great job Chamara! You did such a wonderful thing and I hope you get to meet the little boy one day as well!

Washington, DC

#46 Jul 14, 2010
kudos to Ms. Washington. Great Mom...

Columbus, OH

#47 Jul 14, 2010
Wow! Great story (not about the death of the caregiver). I bet you capitol one will make a commerical about the events.

United States

#48 Jul 14, 2010
This is such a sad story! I am so glad it has a good ending, but I can't help to think why no one (neighbors, family, friends) failed to notice that no one had seen them for a few days. I know if I don't see my neighbors for 2 days I am getting a phone call from them checking in on me.

Saint Paul, MN

#49 Jul 14, 2010
Thank you Thank you!! for saving ths boy. You are my hero.

Portsmouth, VA

#50 Jul 14, 2010
Brava, Ms. Washington! You are a true hero!

Houston, TX

#51 Jul 14, 2010
The first thing I did when I read this story was cry. I'm just overwhelmed. I've read so many stories where children are hurt or killed it was so refreshing to read one about a child who was saved. Kudos to Miss Washington for being a mother through and through who was able to sense and recognize the needs of a child.

Atlanta, GA

#52 Jul 14, 2010
Can u say scary...I just told my mom 2 days ago that I would really like if she calls me every morning just to make sure I am okay, because I have a 3 year old who I know would be lost without me. And if anything like this would ever happen would she know what to do...Then today my mom fowards me this story and it sent chills down my spine. Ms. Washington u are an AMAZING woman and u are truly an ANGEL!!
Kelley Morris

Richmond, VA

#53 Jul 14, 2010
AWWW thats wounderful. Poor child i hope he can move on from this

Oconomowoc, WI

#54 Jul 14, 2010
Ms. Washington

WAY TO GO!!!!! Following your heart, because of you this child will become something great and pay it forward!!!

Richmond, VA

#55 Jul 14, 2010
The GOD we serve is a AWESOME GOD. Ms. Washington you are a "HERO" and more. Really I thank GOD for you being patient and helping the little 4 year old. I know he was not him self being alone. But I know the MASTER above see down below. God Bless you and now the little boy is in good hands and will be taken care of. God Bless you and the child and the hands that he is in.

Mount Pleasant, SC

#56 Jul 24, 2010
Thank God you followed your heart and did the right thing. As a previous call center worker, I know there is a lot of pressure to answer customers as quickly as possible. May God continue to bless you. Thanks for showing me that there are still caring people in America.
Cap 1 No More

Mechanicsville, VA

#57 Jul 24, 2010
Finally, Capital One does something good other than cheating people on their credit card bills.

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