PRESS PHOTOS BY TINAMARIE MARTINShari Noctor, state Rep. Jeanne McNeill, D-133rd, and Carol Burker chat during the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce’s “Party with a Purpose,” held Jan. 17 at Samuel Owens Restaurant & Bar, Coplay. The event collected contributions — more than 200 cans in all — for the Coplay Food Bank.
Chamber member John Ferreira spends some time with Bill Loy, owner of Samuel Owens. “I am happy to support the Coplay community in any way that I can,” said Loy, adding that the restaurant donated 10 percent of sales that night — $220 total — to the food bank.
Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce staff members Jessica O’Donnell and Greg Yestrumskas and Northampton Area Chamber of Commerce staff member Renee Keiderling enjoy the mixer. More than 70 people attended the event.