Teen Bikes 6.5 Miles Every Day to Work, Then Coworkers Chip in for Epic Birthday Gift

Sometimes coworkers are just the people you spend time with at the office. But other times, they become close friends and even family.

Noah Richardson is a 19 year old employee at Glastender in Saginaw, Michigan. He escaped an unstable home and recently started working for Glastender to start a new life for himself.

He rides his bike every day to work, no matter how rough the weather is. His coworkers were worried about him travelling during the winter, so they pitched in to get him something special.

They bought him a car and insurance, ensuring he could get to work safely during rough Michigan winters.


Talk about an employer making you feel like a family member. We have a newer employee, young kid, who has been riding…

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Noah was overcome with emotion, touched by his company and coworkers’ kindness. It was certainly a birthday he will never forget.

Watch the full heartwarming story in the video down below!

Coworkers chip in to surprise hardworking teen

“I was out of words; I was crying.”

For the past two years, 19-year-old Noah Robinson has been on his own. He said he left his unstable home life behind. He was determined to make a better life for himself, so he found a job — and met coworkers he would soon call “family”: http://cbsn.ws/2zL56ry

Posted by CBS This Morning on Tuesday, 14 November 2017