President Donald Trump despatched a $10,000 verify Monday to a 24-yr-previous FedEx courier from rural Illinois, the Washington Submit stories.
The night time earlier than Trump’s inauguration, the Republican reportedly met with Shane Bouvet, a local of Stonington, Unwell. Trump praised Bouvet for his work as a volunteer on his marketing campaign and promised to ship him a $10,000 examine.
The assembly happened after Trump learn a Washington Publish profile about Bouvet, a struggling single father who spent nights working and days volunteering for the Trump marketing campaign. The Illinoisan backed Trump hoping that he might revitalize his downstate city, in addition to different areas affected by the decline in U.S. business.
As promised, Bouvet’s examine arrived within the mail Monday alongside a word from the president.
“Shane — You’re a nice man — thanks for your whole assist,” Trump wrote on presidential stationary.
After receiving the verify, Bouvet was astonished by his luck.
“I’m nonetheless simply dwelling a dream,” Bouvet advised the Washington Publish. “I by no means thought in one million years this is able to occur.”
Bouvet is reportedly planning to make use of the money to pay for chemotherapy remedy for his father, who’s affected by bladder most cancers.
Bouvet informed the Washington Publish that he was inspired Trump’s early push to implement his agenda.
“He’s getting issues accomplished,” Bouvet stated. “He’s laying down the regulation. I’m actually blessed with that -that’s what we’d like.”
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