Meet the ‘fairy godfather’ of nurses, a 40-year-old fashion wholesaler who’s using his connections to gift designer clothes, handbags, and sunglasses to US healthcare workers to brighten their spirits

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As the COVID-19 pandemic took hold in the US, Los Angeles-based fashion retailer Peter Russell wanted to do something to thank the people on the front lines of the fight. He used his contacts in the fashion industry to ask for items to gift to healthcare workers, and received over $100,000 worth of designer clothing and accessories. Russell also personally spent $25,000 on items like face masks and groceries to send to hospital workers, inspired simply “to brighten peoples’ spirits.” “Peter is the fairy godfather of nurses,” said Jillian Hince, a nurse who received items from Russell. “You’re

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