“digging through the rubble by hand in search of people who might still be alive. With hundreds of other volunteers, he spent a total of 3 months at ground zero, sleeping on the floor of a nearby Brooks Brothers store.” #RIP #LookForTheHelpers #NeverForget
Charles Cook, a retiree who walked from Harlem to Ground Zero to help out on 9/11, dies at 79. He found purpose in the work. "Do you make a difference, was your life meaningful?” Obit by
A moving obit of Charles Cook, who, when he saw the towers come down on 9/11, walked 10 miles from his home in Harlem to Ground Zero, so he could help. He kept coming back for 100 days.