In our last two posts, we told you about our uplifting new holiday windows, featuring 27 South Philadelphia Essential Workers (click here to read more about the project). We also introduced you to a dozen of our glowing subjects (meet them here).
Today, we’ll introduce you to the remaining 15 local heroes lighting up East Passyunk Avenue’s popular “Singing Fountain” plaza.
MEET OUR LOCAL HEROES (PART 2)
Some you undoubtedly know from local restaurants and shops….
Others are in the public service sector….
Read on to meet them all….
GROCERY & RETAIL SHOPS
WHICH BRINGS US TO…..
Of course, there’s one more vital link in our neighborhood’s Essential Worker chain and that’s, well…the rest of us.
AND, YES, THERE’S MORE….
Needless to say, our holiday windows barely scratch the surface of the thousands of selfless Philadelphians who have put themselves on the line for us this year in both medical and non-medical roles….
….or the many beloved service and restaurant people who continue to lose their livelihoods due to the pandemic.
We owe them all a debt of gratitude and honor this season.