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Burger King Employee Who Only Received a Gift Bag of ‘Stuff Laying Around’ After 27 Years of Perfect Attendance Receives Over $159K In Donations

Kevin Ford has worked for Burger King, under the Culinary Union Local 226, for over 27 years.


After the video gained traction, Ford’s daughter Seryna set up a GoFundMe campaign, hoping to lift her father’s spirits and show him how much he means to people. 

She wrote, “The man in that video is my father. He has worked at his job for 27 years and yes, he has never missed a day of work.”

She shared how he originally began working at Burger King after gaining custody of her and her other sister. Eventually, Ford remarried, the daughter added, and continued to work at the fast-food restaurant to make sure his family had stellar health insurance through the union. 

On his salary, he was able to put four daughters through high school and college...

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