By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Wednesday was “National Superhero Day” and UPMC Children’s Hospital celebrated in a big way.READ MORE: South Side Violence Pits Bar Owners Against Residents With Police In The Middle
Superheroes scaled the building to wash some windows and bring a smile to the patients and families in the hospital.
The window washers even had fun giveaways with superhero-themed masks and capes.READ MORE: Washington County Leaders Reminding People That Rental Assistance Is Still Available
Even with the special window washers, hospital staff said that superheroes walk the halls of the hospital every single day.
“When you really think about superheroes, it’s about role models, it’s about people that save the day, it’s about people that protect us,” said Diane Hupp, the Chief Nursing Officer at UPMC Children’s. “We have everyday superheroes every single day.”MORE NEWS: Redistricting Commission Scales Back Original Plan For Counting Inmates
The Dream Big Studio also hosted a superhero-themed bingo and cooking show.