Dick Van Dyke, 95, distributes wads of cash to struggling job seekers

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Dick Van Dyke, 95, distributes wads of cash to struggling job seekers


Dick Van Dyke is an absolute legend (Photo: Coleman-Rayner)

Dick Van Dyke turned out to be an absolute angel on Earth after he was spotted handing out wads of cash to struggling job seekers.

The legend of Mary Poppins would not have been judged for having put his feet on the ground for the day, but instead he chose to go to the Malibu Community Work Exchange on Civic Center Way to do his good. actions.

The center is a non-profit organization that helps locals find daytime jobs in the area and it appears Dick was more than happy to participate, while being at high risk for coronavirus at the age of 95. .

In the middle of shopping around Malibu, Dick pulled into the center, parked outside, rolled down his window, and began handing out wads of cash to job seekers who were lining up to find a job.

It is not known if the job seekers were aware of Dick’s fame, but they were undoubtedly incredibly grateful for this kind gesture.

Unemployment rates have skyrocketed in the United States during the coronavirus pandemic and Business Standard reports that jobless claims have jumped to 719,000.

The actor surprised job seekers with his generosity (Photo: Coleman-Rayner)
Dick Van Dyke runs errands

Dick came to the center while shopping (Photo: Coleman-Rayner)
Dick Van Dyke on the red carpet

The Mary Poppins star continues to challenge her 95th birthday (Photo: Getty Images)

Dick, who is still active in his senior years, was later spotted doing his own shopping at CVS and even pushed his own cart out of the store.

The actor, born in Missouri, is best known for his role as chimney sweep Bert in the 1964 children’s classic Mary Poppins, in which he starred alongside Julie Andrews.

He is also known for the films Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, What A Way To Go, The Morning After, The Dick Van Dyke Show alongside Mary Tyler Moore and The Carol Burnett Show.

Dick has been married twice; first to Margie Willett from 1948 to 1984, then to his current wife Arlene Silver, whom he married in 2012.

He is the father of five children and five grandchildren.

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