Happy Flower Day Makes the News!












“Newsworks” video – WHYY public radio, Philadelphia

Why has Patricia Gallagher collected  thousands of of fresh flower bouquets  from specialty markets’ day old flowers? She would like to share her story so that others can do the same in their community – pass out the beautiful blooms and petals that would be normally be thrown out at the end of the day! Every morning, 7 days a week, she picks up the “day-old bouquets” and takes them to Philadelphia area nursing homes. Please click the link to WHYY Philadelphia public radio story by Maiken Scott, Behavioral Health reporter. There is a Download Audio button under the frame on the bottom left. There are 10 photos.

Read the Original WHYY Article and listen to the audio interview with Patricia Gallagher.


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