One Man’s Journey to Live Off the Generosity of Strangers

May 14, 2018, 1:47 pm EST | Share:

CHARLESTON, SC (FOX 24 NEWS NOW) — He started out on a grand adventure April Fools Day and has finally made it to Charleston, SC.

Jason Smith is traveling the country with his brother in their mean green machine, an old Chester van, painted in the fashion of Flying Tiger planes from World War II.

He’s garnered quite the following since his journey began, but what is Jason’s Most Excellent Van Adventures really about?

It’s the ultimate showcase of human kindness.

Smith quit his job as a paramedic to travel the country and live off the kindness of strangers as he works to make a difference in homeless communities across the nation.