On Friday, Tim Brown, 45, received a plaque from the Area Agency on Aging for
Davis, who was earlier named the county’s Volunteer of the Year, was chosen as regional volunteer from 10 county representatives. Franklin County Meals on Wheels Coordinator Donna Thompson nominated
In a letter to the awards committee, she wrote, “I have chosen Tim Davis for the Volunteer of the Year because he is an outstanding young man. Even though Tim has a disability, he never complains. Tim always has a smile on his face. He is very friendly, helpful and loveable.
“Tim and his parents deliver Meals on Wheels once a week. They work as a team. Dad drives, mom does the paperwork and Tim does the footwork. The clients on the meal route always look forward to seeing Tim because he lights up their day with his friendly personality.
“Tim’s mom and dad are retired. Tim has a disability and does not work. This gives him a chance to get out and help others. I would like Tim to be chosen for this award because I think he deserves to be recognized for his volunteer services,” Thompson wrote.
On Friday, she read the letter to a group of guests and presented
He said Tim also volunteers for the food pantry in
After completing their weekly Meals on Wheels route, the
Thompson said anyone is free to come to the center for lunch on weekdays, but Fridays are special because the staff prepares a homemade meal. She said the meal is made possible by donations and contributions of groceries from the food pantry.
The center is open for crafts and other activities Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. For more information or to arrange to make a contribution, call 323-0168.