Off The Clock: Easton Hospital, businesses deliver turkeys to nonprofits
For the Thanksgiving holiday, the information technology department of Easton Hospital, in partnership with RCN, Crothall Healthcare, GC Electric and Edwards Business Systems, raised $1,100 to buy 350 turkeys that were delivered to four Easton-area nonprofits. Safe Harbor received 75 turkeys, Third Street Alliance for Women and Children received 30, Easton Area Community Center received 30 and the Salvation Army received 215. An additional $400 was given to Safe Harbor to buy other holiday food items. The turkeys were purchased from Giant. Volunteers in the photo include: Kevin Todd, RCN; Nick Loggia, RCN; Meghan Burke, RCN; Paula Fedorko, Easton Hospital; Linda Smith, Easton Hospital; Malissa Kurtz, Easton Hospital; Juan Williams, Easton Hospital; Glen Leatherman, Easton Hospital; Don Lutz, Easton Hospital; Ed Walsh, Easton Hospital; and Steve Couch, Crothall Healthcare.
Lafayette Ambassador Bank employees partnered with Bright Hope of Allentown to open a baby boutique to provide food, clothing and supplies for infants and toddlers and care packages for new mothers in the Allentown area. Over five weeks, bank employees painted, built shelves and storage displays and held a bank-wide collection drive to fill the shelves. The team also built a work room for Bright Hope volunteers. Pictured from left: Ed Pawlowski, Allentown mayor; Sharon Grant, executive director, Bright Hope; Beverly Pesaresi, senior vice president, consumer sales manager, Lafayette Ambassador Bank; and Gerry Nau, chairman and CEO, Lafayette Ambassador Bank.
This photo was published online on November 28, 2016.
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