Barber Who has Been Giving Free Haircuts to Homeless is Gifted Barbershop by Stranger

by Walter Einenkel – Philadelphia-based barber Brennon Jones has been working as a mobile haircutting unit, in a project he called Haircut 4 Homeless. Jones started this project in January, and as CBS local news explains, it’s exactly what it sounds like. “I look past their outer appearance. I look past whatever addiction they may have. I see the person for who they are,” he said. “My very first haircut, his name is Braden. I cut his hair on 15th & Walnut . A few days later, I went to check up on him and he wasn’t there. I was hoping nothing bad happened to him. When we did catch up weeks later, he got offered a full-time job.” Taper’s Barber Shop is owned by Sean Johnson. As word of Jones’ Haircuts 4 Homeless project got out, Johnson wondered what he could do to help. Sean Johnson wanted to help, so he...

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