by Pete Mazzaccaro, Editor, Chestnut Hill Local
It was about this time last year that Chestnut Hill College business administration professor Tom Costello knew he had to do something about the socks situation.
Thatâ€™s right. Socks. Costello, despite an admitted reluctance to volunteer his time at St.Vincent de Paulâ€™s Face to Face dining room in Germantown, he and his wife went there two years ago. It was there that he first learned from a podiatrist that homeless people have a hard time keeping their feet healthy. Part of the problem is getting socks.
â€œWhen people donate clothes,â€ Costello told the Local in a phone interview this week, they donate pants, shirts, coats, but