MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami middle school custodian received the surprise and honor of a lifetime Tuesday.
Alonzo Henly was chosen from over 2,000 nominees as the grand prize winner of Tennant Company’s “Custodians Are Key” awards program.READ MORE: Miami-Dade Police Marine Units To Conduct Boating Under The Influence Checks This Weekend
He arrives at Brownsville Middle every day – four hours early – and serves as a mentor in the 5000 Role Models program.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized As Van Ends Up In Pond In SW Miami-Dade
Henley is the second winner of the Custodians Are Key campaign. For his dedication, Brownsville Middle School will receive $10,000, while he takes home a $5,000 prize package.MORE NEWS: Going To The Miami Beach Air And Sea Show This Memorial Day Weekend? Here's What You Can Expect
CBS4 Photojournalist Luis Zabala was there for the special call to the principal’s office.