Jeremy Damaris, a Kenyan media personality currently residing in the United States, has shared a remarkable aspect of his life on his popular YouTube channel. While traversing various counties, Damaris revealed that he has found solace and success in an unexpected profession: mowing lawns.
In addition to his thriving career as a content creator, he takes immense pride in his grass-cutting business, which not only provides for his family but also allows him to extend a helping hand to friends and relatives in times of need.
Damaris believes that every honest means of earning a living is worth of respect and admiration, regardless of societal perceptions or judgments.
Here is his story as told by WoK.
Who Is Jeremy Damaris?
He is the founder of the Jeremy Damaris Foundation since November 2014, dedicating eight years to making a difference in underprivileged communities.
He currently serves as the managing director of J. D. Realtors Limited, a reputable real estate company, since January 2022.
According to his LinkedIn profile, he also holds the position of managing director at Diaspora Driving and Computer College, empowering individuals with driving and computer literacy skills.
The Grass-Cutting Entrepreneur
Residing in an estate nestled in Alabama, Jeremy Damaris has become a familiar face, diligently tending to the well-manicured lawns of nearly all his neighbours.
With only three houses opting for different services providers, Damaris proudly offers his excellent grass-cutting services to the community.
Apart from grass cutting, the content creator also cleans houses of his clients.
He urges others to embrace and celebrate their chosen livelihoods, emphasizing that finding joy and pride in how one earns a living is essential, irrespective of the nature of the work.
From Humble Start
Damaris’s journey to success has not been without challenges. He recalls days when he had nothing to his name and worked tirelessly to improve his life and that of his mother.
Starting from the bottom, he is now on an upward trajectory, uplifted by his determination to succeed and support his loved ones.
As a self-proclaimed jack of all trades, Damaris has not only excelled in his grass-cutting business but has also embraced philanthropy as an integral part of his life.
Jeremy Damaris’s philanthropic efforts have touched the lives of many. During his recent mission to Kenya, he embarked on a historical and biblical journey, reminiscent of the days of compassion shown by Jesus.
His noble causes have given hope to the sick, provided treatment for those in need, and supported the education of deserving individuals.
Damaris’s approach has resonated with people, garnering overwhelming support from the Kenyan diaspora and inspiring others to contribute to his noble cause.