EAST SYRACUSE, NY – Dan White of Syracuse, shown at work at LoweÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s East Syracuse store, recently received a commendation from LoweÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s for good job performance.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“HeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s an excellent worker and very dedicated,Ã¢â‚¬Â said store manager Eric Coons.
White has been working as a loader at LoweÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s for four years, starting at the Cicero store and transferring to the East Syracuse store when it opened in early 2008.
White, who is hard of hearing and uses a hearing aid, got the job with assistance from Aurora of CNY, Inc.
Aurora is the only non-profit that works exclusively with people in Central New York who are deaf, blind, visually impaired or hard of hearing.
It is a United Way agency of Central New York and Oswego and Cayuga counties.
For more information, call Aurora at 422-7263 (TDD 422-9746).