More than 100 come together to celebrate neighborhood UPS driver

Anthony Gaskin was overcome with emotion when the residents of his Virginia suburb got together to say thank you.
1:42 | 12/24/20

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Finally tonight, America he is a constant in one Virginia community, but this beloved U.P.S. Driver had no idea just how much he means to them. What they did that brought him to tears. Anthony gaskin drives these suburban Virginia streets every day. But on this occasion, his route was anything but routine. I wasn't quite sure what was going on at first. It felt like my heart was going to jump out of my body. Throughout the pandemic, this 16-year veteran U.P.S. Driver has been a constant in this Richmond neighborhood, delivering more than 180 packages a day. He kept being an uplifting, positive, warm, and caring part of our lives without even walking in our doors. In the spirit of the holidays, Patty had an idea. Maybe I cou a few people to get together and we could surprise him. So, I sent a note out, what do you think about maybe thanking Tponse was overwhelming. More than 100 people with signs to pay tribute to the man known for his comforting wave and smile. The man who always delivers. Anthony! On the receiving end on this day an overcome with emotion. You could say I was in shock, really. My heart was just overjoyed. Today, Anthony was back on his route with this stage. People realize that regardless of what's going on, that people still genuinely care. Anthony and Patty are both urging everyone to do what they can to help those in need, especially those who are hungry. On behalf of David and the whole team, I'm linsey Davis. Thank you so much for watching. We hope to see you right back here tomorrow. Good night.

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