WATCH: Homeless man given $100 and secretly followed to see how he would spend it

Los Angeles, Calif. -- Have you ever given someone money and wondered how it was spent? Well, Josh Lin Parker took the time to find out.

Josh wanted to know what a homeless man named Thomas would do after unexpectedly receiving $100 in cash.

Josh and his friends followed Thomas with a camera after handing him money. What happened next was truly great.

The video, posted on Monday, has gone viral with 2.1 million views. A description of the video includes a link to a fundraising page titled "Help Thomas To Get A Fresh Start."

A total of $19,005 has been raised so far.