It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear friend and beloved volunteer, Mr. Carl Miller.
For nearly 16 years, Carl came to our donor services department each Tuesday to help our team with record management. Colleagues that worked alongside him enjoyed his presence and his dedication to our mission.
Carl's story is not unlike many of the clients' we serve here at Metro. As a young boy, his parents left him at The Children's Home, Inc where he grew up with encouragement to achieve great success. It is no wonder that his life passion was to help families and children that have been through traumatic experiences - like homelessness or neglect.
Carl faithfully volunteered at Metro for more than 15 years in our Donor Services department. His contributions to our mission were invaluable, and he was a treasure to have on our team.
In 2006, Carl was named our Volunteer of the Year and in 2017, he was honored as the Tampa Bay Lightning Community Hero in which he donated the award to our misssion and The Children’s Home.
Thank you Carl for your dedication to the families we serve. Thank you for being #HOPE!
Watch this video to learn more about our Mr. Carl.