PS...if you want to verify this story and fund I am the owner/operator of Shotgun Pete's BBQ Shack in Columbia. Missouri. I have a facebook page for my business and we are on Yelp and Trip Advisor.
The BBQ phone # is [phone redacted]
I am only providing this info for people who are hesitant to donate. John is real, and we are seriously trying to raise money for him to have a safe place to sleep and be happy for a change.