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Adrien Broner

Praised By Homeless Org

... For $1,000 GIveaway

5/23/2014 12:51 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Adrian Broner is an INSPIRATION ... so says a rep for the National Organization For the Homeless who tells TMZ Sports the boxing champ should be applauded for giving $1k to an unsuspecting homeless man earlier this week.

The footage went viral almost immediately -- showing Broner rolling up to a homeless man on a street corner and surprising him with $1k in cash. The man's reaction was super emotional.

Some people have criticized the move as a shameless publicity stunt -- but N.C.F.H. says other ballers should follow Broner's lead.

"We think what he did was really cool, and we hope it will inspire anyone who has extra money to do the same," a rep tell us.

Your move Mayweather ...

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9 COMMENTS

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BLUE UGLY 💩    

I give thousands everyday to my subjects here at tmz and they love me for it

120 days ago
2.

englishpetal    

Who cares ifit is a shameless publicity stunt. Fact is a homeless geezer has been given a grand!

119 days ago
3.

K South West    

I'm this homeless mans dealer and I want to thank you as well...he brought me the One thousand and the three dollars in change he was given by others I assume

119 days ago
4.

UglyStinkinLoserPants    

Too bad the poor guy got beaten up and robbed for the money shortly after...

Literally.

119 days ago
5.

L. Ron Hubbard    

Good for him.

119 days ago
6.

FREEDOM    

THAT'S HEARTFELT.

119 days ago
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FREEDOM    

HE IS A GOOD EXAMPLE TO FOLLOW.

119 days ago
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FREEDOM    

THAT'S IMPRESSIONABLE.

119 days ago

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