Resiliency is in Nantucket’s DNA. This island has always been defined by its ability to come together like few other places in the country and face a challenge. When someone on Nantucket gets knocked down, hands immediately unite to lift them right back up. In the face of the coronavirus, Nantucketers have emerged to fight the pandemic in their own unique ways.There are so many individuals rising to meet the occasion, showing courage under fire, and representing the best of our community. Here are just some of the everyday Nantucketers who have emerged as heroes in their own ways.