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Pay It Forward: Donna Moore of Prattville

The Vance Law Firm and Alabama News Network are honoring Donna Moore of Prattville. For 6 years now, Donna Moore has been on a mission to bring Christmas presents to as many children as she can. She works year-round through her organization A Christmas for Robby, which bares the name of her late son. Robby was 23 when he was…

Pay It Forward: LeMarkus Snow of Selma

The Vance Law Firm and Alabama News Network are honoring LeMarkus Snow of Selma who is helping change the landscape of his community,  literally. For more than a month Snow and his handful of employees have been mowing through overgrown cemeteries, parks, city streets and cleaning up trash all across Selma. He owns his own lawn care service, but he’s…

Pay It Forward: Xavier Lewis of Montgomery

  The Vance Law Firm and Alabama News Network are honoring Xavier Lewis of Montgomery . Lew, as he’s affectionately called, has dedicated his life to service. He’s proud of his 30-year career in the U.S. Air Force, but he’s known around the River Region for his willingness to step up wherever he’s needed. Lew retired as a Master Sargent…

Pay It Forward: Madison Holley of Luverne

The Vance Law Firm and Alabama News Network are honoring Madison Holley of Luverne. She is a seventh grade student who set up a lemonade stand to raise money for first responders and health care workers. Madison raised $2,500. But that’s not all. She helped provide free meals as well, showing you’re never too young to help your community. For…

Pay It Forward: Debbie Jones of Montgomery

The Vance Law Firm and Alabama News Network are honoring Debbie Jones of Montgomery. She is the director of Samaritan’s Inn Ministries. It provides housing for families that have loved ones in Intensive Care Units at local hospitals. Jones says it became her calling when she witnessed natural disasters in Alabama. “I started in 2010, and really didn’t know what…

Pay It Forward: Dazja Loyd of Millbrook

The Vance Law Firm and Alabama News Network are honoring Dazja Loyd of Millbrook. She is a 22-year-old law school student who still has time to make improvements in her community. She works with the Community Improvement Association. She also helps develop the Holiday Smile Project, which helps those in need. She is also creating a voter registration drive. For…

Pay It Forward: Terri Howell of Montgomery

The Vance Law Firm and Alabama News Network are honoring Terri Howell of Montgomery. She helps manage John Knox Manor, a non-profit Christian care center for the elderly. Those who live there say she goes above and beyond, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. Howell holds karaoke nights to keep the residents active. She also helps with window visits for family…

Pay It Forward: Ell White II of Prattville

The Vance Law Firm and Alabama News Network are honoring Ell White II of Prattville. White is a retired U.S. Army Major who has been giving back to our community. He has taught as an Adjutant Professor in the Rehabilitation Studies Department at Alabama State University for three years.  He mentors and tutors at the West End Boys and Girls…