Giv­ing more than just time

East end vol­un­teer wins Mayor’s City Builder award

Orleans Star - - LOCAL NEWS - Derek San­dall, co-op stu­dent or­leansstar@transcon­ti­nen­ Twit­ter @Or­leansstar

Where many com­plain of busy sched­ules with no time to spare, Ma­dat Kara has al­ways found time in his sched­ule to give back as much time as he pos­si­bly can. It was that self­less­ness that, last week, earned Kara the Mayor’s City Builder award for his tire­less ef­forts and con­tri­bu­tions to the Meals on Wheels or­ga­ni­za­tion.

"I plan to keep go­ing un­til I phys­i­cally can’t any­more," said the hard­work­ing Kara.

Photo: Ben­jamin Va­chet

Mayor Jim Wat­son and Or­léans Ward Coun­cil­lor Bob Monette present east end res­i­dent Ma­dat Kara with the City Builder Award.

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