Teen Waitress Gets A $16,000 College Scholarship After Being Seen Helping An Elderly Man Cut His Food
On 12th March 2018
18-year-old Evoni Williams was busy in her work and doing what she always does, that is serving people food and helping people along with their small tasks. Little did Williams know, her act of kindness will be noticed by the world and she will be recognized all over the world for her sweet gesture of helping an elderly man in cutting his food, Not only this, Williams received a scholarship from her dream school and even got a day dedicated to her name.
#1 Williams Gets The Most Pleasent Surprise Of Her Life For Doing One Kind Gesture
18-year-old Evoni Williams is rewarded with a $16,000 college scholarship for her kindness in helping an elderly man in cutting his food when the man was not able to do so himself. Williams works at the Texas Waffle House in La Marque, Texas to save money for college and was photographed by another customer Laura Wolf, who uploaded the picture on Facebook.
#2 Another Customer Was Seeing The Whole Story Unfold Infront Of Her Eyes
According to Laura, an elderly man came to eat during Williams shift. The man was on oxygen and was struggling with his food. The man told Williams that his hands are not working good and without saying a single word, Williams started slicing up the old man's food.
#3 Laura Wanted To Share The Sweet Story With The Whole World
Seeing the whole scene in front of her, Laura silently took pictures and posted the story on social media and wrote, "I don’t know her name but I heard this elderly man tell her his hands don’t work too good. He was also on oxygen and struggling to breathe. Without hesitation, she took his plate and began cutting up his ham.This may seem small but to him, I’m sure it was huge."
#4 Laura Concluded Her Post With A Thank You Note For Williams And A Wish That Everyone Becomes As Helpful As Her, The World Will Become Less Negative
Laura concluded her post with a thank you note for Williams, "I’m thankful to have seen this act of kindness and caring at the start of my day while everything in this world seems so negative. If we could all be like this waitress and take time to offer a helping hand…"
Laura's post went viral almost immediately with people praising Wliiams and thanking her for her sweet gesture.
#5 Williams Received Love And Praise By Strangers All Over The World
The story was noticed by Texas Southern University who then decided to award the girl with a $16,000 scholarship to help her fulfil her dream of studying business management. The state mayor of La Marque also showed his gratitude to William and has announced to name a day after Williams to honor her act of kindness and announced March 8, 2018, Evoni "Nini" Williams Day to be celebrated every year.
#6 Williams Was Moved To Tears Over The Whole Situation
Talking to local media, Williams started crying, according to the young girl she never dreamt that her small act would give her such a big surprise. She said, "I got my own day. It’s something I would do any other day."
#7 Adrien Was Happy Over Getting His Own Story On Facebook
As for the elderly man, 78-year old Adrien Charpentier was pleasantly surprised that he ended up on Facebook.