However, a turn of events happened when Jan Ray opened it up to his friends. Aldrin Hernandez, one of his friends, had the heart to come up with an idea for them to contribute until they can make up for P1,655 that Jan Ray needed. Despite needing the money for themselves as well, they instead to help a friend in need. Instead of paying their full tuition fees, some of them decided to pay the downpayment only, so they can contribute for Jan Ray.
Many had been touched by the story and it quickly became viral in the internet. Netizens admired the friendship they shared and Jan Ray's persistence to finish his studies despite his circumstances.
"Hayaan nyo, makaraos lang, makaraos lang talaga, babawi at babawi ako. Salamat mga tropa, Jan Ray posted in his facebook account.
Source: Daily Pedia