By William Tauro
The Somerville Chamber of Commerce hosted it’s annual Chamber’s Special Holiday Business After Hours event this past Wednesday evening to benefit Toys for Local Children.
The event was held at the new Rowe Hotel that’s located at Assembly Row in Somerville.
Guests were welcome to bring an unwrapped child’s toy to donate to Toys for Local Children. There was a special appearance by the Somerville High School Hockey Team who assisted with the toy collections.
Somerville Council on Aging Director Cindy Hickey who spearheads The Somerville Toys for Local Children event was present to accept the overwhelming amount of toy donations on behalf of the Toys for Local Children charity.
The Somerville Chamber of Commerce monthly ‘Business After Hours Event’ is an excellent networking event that features free appetizers and a free business card drawing.
The event was sponsored by the Bonney Family and the Law Offices of Isaac M. Machado and it was hosted by Somerville Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Chair Dana Iacopucci of Cubby Oil & Energy.
Somerville Chamber of Commerce local events focus on community involvement, education, and business development.