She had only worked at the restaurant for five months, but her co-workers had become a “second family” to this 17-year-old.
And, when Haley Bridges won a new car in the Christmas raffle organized for Appleton, Wisconsin Chick-fil-A employees, she knew exactly what she would do.
He gave the car to his new ‘sister’, who had cycled to work in the freezing weather of Wisconsin.
Yes. Hokule’a Taniguchi, 19, from Honolulu, was traveling to the Grand Chute restaurant using only two wheels.
“I was cycling here every morning, so it was a bit difficult,” said the 19-year-old.
WLUK News. “Since I’m from Hawaii, I thought, ‘It’s a little cold!'”
At the Christmas party, when the winner’s name was pulled from the bag and Taniguchi heard “Haley Bridges,” he knew what was going to happen.
Haley had promised to deliver the car if she won.
“I really started crying, because I was so happy,” Taniguchi said. “I was like, ‘Oh my God! I can’t believe this is real! ‘”
“Now I can go shopping,” Taniguchi smiled. You can also leave five minutes before your shift starts, instead of spending two hours pedaling.
This is what happens when you have a big happy family at work.
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