06 Oct Gerald Washington Training Life Savers
Mr. Washington has been involving himself tirelessly in the community with a variety of outlets throughout a large span of his life. He’s been teaching Heart Saver First Aid/CPR/AED for the last 20 years of his life, which helps with preparation for any moments of medical emergency. In addition, he has been participating in volunteering in multiple other organizations. First, he’s been volunteering by providing free classes at the local churches, Boys & Girl Club, YMCA, and local women shelters. Secondly, he has been volunteering and assisting with Special Olympics since 1985. Lastly, a volunteer in support of Development Disability Adults with ARC Baton Rouge. Overall, Mr. Washington has been a very beneficial aid to the community throughout his life, which only begins to grow in time. This is seen with his newest endeavor of learning and teaching sign language. Only time will tell what other endeavors await.