Trinidad Rafael keeps the Bushwick Free Store running until 10pm most Tuesdays. (Photo A is courtesy of the Bushwick Free Store, Photo B was taken by Michayla Savitt)
The Bushwick Santa
By Michayla Savitt
A Bushwick resident has made it his mission to keep a community “free store” afloat – even as volunteership wanes and he navigates space issues.
This piece was produced by Michayla Savitt. Kalli Anderson is managing editor. Special thanks to Shai Ben-Dor, H Conley, and Sarah Luft. A big thank you to the good people of the Bushwick Free Store for their time. Music is Partly Sage, Are We Loose Yet, and Mind Body Mind by Blue Dot Sessions. Photo provided by Bushwick Free Store.