Friday, June 26, 2020

( Good news related to my respect for street vendors who push a cart ) After a viral video, a GoFundMe for Chicago ice cream man surpasses $35K for his retirement

A Chicago family wants the community to help a local ice cream vendor retire.

On Father’s Day, Michaelangelo Mosqueda’s family bought all of 70-year-old Don Rosario’s paletas, which are Mexican ice pops.

They didn’t want Rosario to have to work in the heat or on a holiday.

Mosqueda created a GoFundMe page for Rosario to help him retire. The goal was to raise $10,000, and so far, it has surpassed $35,000.

Mosqueda posted the video of his family buying all the paletas from Rosario on social media, and it has now gone viral with more than 5 million views.  via

1 comment:

  1. Great to see there is some sincere humanity and sanity left out there. Nice post Jesse!