Dr Pepper Fan Sees How the Popular Soda is Made with Help from Silverado

11/21/2013
Location : Dallas Hospice 

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Jeffrey Yaws, a 25-year-old Texas native with a witty personality and infectious smile is a self-proclaimed diehard Dr Pepper fan, Jeffrey loves the 23 flavors of everyone’s favorite pepper and collects Dr Pepper memorabilia and merchandise, which he uses to decorate his room.

Jeffrey had a wish to visit the Dr. Pepper plant and the team at Silverado along with many generous folks at Dr. Pepper, made is dream come true with a special visit to the Dr. Pepper plants on November 21. 2013.

The team at Dr Pepper "peppered' the visit with personal touches — from a welcome sign that read “Welcome Jeffrey, You’re One of a Kind” to a special jacket made for him. One of the most touching moments was when more than 100 employees cheered for Jeffery, giving him a round of applause.

The Silverado Hospice team in Dallas is now collecting donations so that the family can have a special Thanksgiving, and an early Christmas for Jeffrey.

Read more about his incredible experience on the Dr. Pepper blog.

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