Over 75 Cars Line Street To Show Thanks for UPS Driver Who’s Worked Tirelessly Through Pandemic – Video

In today’s world, many people are blessed enough to get anything they want or need to be delivered to their doorstep just by ordering from their phone without stepping out of the door, but this also means that many people are behind this providing such facilities. Spending hours every day on roads so that customers get benefits on mentioned time.

Anthony Gaskin is one such person. He is a modest man, who remains always ready with a smile on his face for citizens when he brings their packages to them. Everyone admires his cheerful nature.

On 15 December 2021, residents of Midlothian, Virginia planned to surprise him to thank him and show him how much he means to them. People of Midlothian lined up the road by holding signs and honk horns to cheer Anthony, the delivery man. The plan was organized by Patty Friedman and other neighbors, the gratitude showing event made headlines since it was held. According to WTVR-TV, Patty Friedman wrote in an email, “Arriving on bikes, on foot, and in more than 75 cars, hundreds of Hallsley residents lined the road and waited for Anthony to turn the corner.”

His email continued, “A humble man, he needed to be coaxed, but eventually, slowly drove his truck down the road while children and adults held up signs, screamed his name, honked their horns, and rang bells. The Hallsley at Midlothian social media shared a video of the reverse parade. The community post reads: “Anthony Gaskin was surprised by the outpouring of Thank You’s from Hallsley residents.” Not only this, Anthony, ‘UPS Driver Parade’ also received a Christmas card which was contained with gift cards and money.

An email was also publicized, with various neighbors singing his honor by the written notes.

In an email, Friedman wrote, “Throughout COVID-19, Anthony has continued working, delivering packages at our doors, record numbers of them, over 180 times to date and I wanted to thank him personally for how much he helped me feel welcome when I moved in during a pandemic.” “It was lonely and he was always the highlight of my day. Mentioning this to a few people and the response I got was all I needed to know I was not alone.” wrote Friedman.

Another person from Midlothian wrote, “Anthony always delivers our packages with a wave and a smile.” the person continued, “Sometimes he is the only outside face we see during the day. We appreciate his hard work and dedication during the pandemic, which delivered food, supplies, and even holiday gifts to a high-risk family.” The email further reads: “Anthony always smiles, waves, and goes above and beyond to deliver packages with care.” “He makes you feel like a friend when you see him.

He brightens our day, whenever he drops off a package, which is frequently at our house! He stands out from all other delivery drivers and we love him! Cheers to Anthony!” The others wrote, “Thank you Anthony for all you do.” “My six-year-old daughter hasn’t seen either set of grandparents in over a year. This has been very hard on everyone. Many of the packages you deliver are from them. The joy the packages bring makes it worthwhile.” “Thank you for always delivering them with a kind smile and a friendly wave!”

There were certainly tears and Anthony’s executives also joined the event, acknowledging the hard work and dedication of their employees. And Anthony Gaskin felt overwhelmed and realized that the job he does is a pivotal one and for sure he did a great job and created a huge difference in people’s life to whom he serves daily. In the end, Anthony Gaskin said, “I will never forget that day ever.”

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