Alfonso Roda was recognized as a Service Hero for displaying the value of COMPASSION.
Alfonso, a physical therapy assistant, was recognized for the kindness he showed to a patient who had been in extensive outpatient therapy following a traumatic brain injury.
The patient was unable to walk since his accident and had been asked to serve as a groomsman in his friend’s upcoming wedding.
Alfonso attended the wedding with the patient to assist him as he walked down the aisle.
“(Alfonso) made a positive impact in this patient’s life and showed him that anything is possible. He represents our core values to the fullest. It is such a blessing to have coworkers who are dedicated to our ministry and living our mission on a daily basis!”