First generation Chester Made Artist Resident Sistah Mafalda has spread her empowering message of strength and resiliency through programs like the Walk Tall stilt-building workshop and Stand Tall stilt-walking series. She continues to inspire a generation of moko jumbie (stilt-walkers) through connecting storytelling and performance. Hear her story and get ready to walk tall through Chester City.

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Chester Digital Stories are a community resource – an opportunity for all of us to share experiences and promote continued conversation around a wide range of topics and issues relevant to the city of Chester, Pennsylvania. We encourage everyone to listen to and view our digital stories and share them with family and friends.

Use of Chester Digital Stories by individuals, organizations and institutions is restricted to non-commercial use. Educators, writers, filmmakers, scholars, and other interested individuals, organizations and institutions seeking to copy and/or use excerpts from or the entirety of any Chester Digital Story must request permission from the Chester Digital Story Advisory Board. Please contact Taylor Tolton-Kain at ttolton@pahumanities.org for complete information.