She announced this to her boss. Goodwill President David Miller was informed. He appreciated her honesty saying this is already a standard for Goodwill employees. Miller revealed that sometimes unexpected unwanted “donations” can occur.
For situations like this, when it is about money in cash, Goodwill’s policy is to keep the money in a special account. If after three months the money is not claimed with a good evidence from the owner, the worker who found the lost money will receive a reward of 10 percent for her honesty.
As far as Lakiesha is concerned, she is indeed an honest woman. She needs money to grow a little fitness business with her husband but she will never want to take something that will result in a loss for other people. She is thinking that the real value in life is the behavior towards others in the society.