An 11-year-old boy who approached a stranger for a summer lawn mowing job received an even bigger reward for his work ethic: tools to start his own lawn business.
Q’yaron Gadson, 11, was surprised last Friday with a brand new lawnmower, weedeater and the gas needed to fuel them.
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The surprise gifts were orchestrated by Bobby and Kimi West, the owners of Grasshoppers Lawn Care in Dunn, North Carolina.
Bobby West was mowing a lawn in nearby Fayetteville earlier this month when Q’yaron approached him on his bicycle.
“He came up and asked me, ‘Sir, if I have experience by this summer would you hire me?,'” West recalled. “I told him that, to be honest, my 15-year-old son is going to be helping me this summer.”
Q’yaron rode off on his bicycle, according to West, …
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