Updated: 12/03/2013 5:29 PM
Created: 12/03/2013 11:45 AM WHEC.com
The founder of Camp Good Days and Special Times was given a big award Tuesday.
Gary Mervis is the recipient of the 2013 FBI Director's Community Leadership Award. It is for his role as the chairman of the Project Exile Advisory Board. It's a program to get illegal guns off city streets and also for his work with Camp Good Days, which is dedicated to helping children, adults and families whose lives have been touched by cancer and other life challenges.
A special agent in charge presented Mervis with the award at 11:30a.m. at Camp Good Days office in Mendon.