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You can never guess or make plans about your fate, for it is decided by your actions. All that lies in your hands is to have a dream and working hard to achieve it.
When ISIS took over Syria, many were left homeless and penniless. One such man was Abdul Halim al-Attarm, who got his ill fate change upside down.
The 33-year-old father was in a very bad financial condition and he had to sell pens to earn a living for his family. He lost everything he ever had in the internal war.
Gissur Simonarson started a campaign to raise some charity for the poor father. Gissur was so moved by his story that he wanted to do all it takes to help him. The campaign raised $ 191,000.
He also donated a part of that money, around $25000 to friends and relatives in Syria.
He came from a Palestinian refugee camp and was then employed in a chocolate factory. The camp then went through fights between the militants.