benjamin smith and marcus ellis
Photo: @DJG_Music

Country superstar Brad Paisley recently bought out an entire beer store in New York for two friends who are bringing their community together through conversations.

After protests in Rochester, New York, Benjamin Smith and Marcus Ellis gained national attention when they placed a sign in their yard that read “Black or White, relax and have a beer” and they invited anyone to stop by for a beer and a conversation.

Paisley was so inspired by their actions that he decided to buy out AJ’s Beer Warehouse so the guys had enough beer to continue the conversation.

Paisley then surprised Benjamin and Marcus with a Zoom call (watch the video below).

Via Instagram, Paisley shared, “I am so humbled to have gotten to meet these guys. I thought you should see the love between these two best friends on this call. One of the most moving zooms I’ve ever been on. Benjamin & Marcus, you inspire me.”

 


Soltea
Improve Your Heart Health with All-Natural Soltea Daily Supplement – Click Now to Save 25% Off Your First Order
All-Natural Heart Health Supplement – Save 25% Now
CodeMonkey
Coding for kids! Introducing programming games for the next generation. Get your kids coding today.
Start with a free trial.
Gabi
The easiest way to compare and save on home and auto insurance. Match coverage, compare rates and save.
Find hundreds in savings now!
Tally
Overcome your credit card debt with Tally. Consolidate and save money while you pay it down.
Get started with Tally today.
Truebill
Lower your bills and stay on top of your financial life with Truebil, the app that helps you save every day.
Take control & start saving money!
Acorns
Acorns helps you grow your money. Take control with all-in-one investment, retirement, checking and more.
Get a $5 bonus when you sign up.
Brigit
Know your spending habits, anticipate overdrafts, and get up to $250. Only takes 2 minutes. No credit check.
Get your finances on track.
Grow Credit
Grow Credit is a free Mastercard you can use to pay your subscriptions while you build credit.
Start building your credit today!