The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA) presented Bellemarque LLC with a $90,000 combined loan to purchase machinery and equipment. These low interest loan funds will allow them to expand their business and hire additional staff. NEPA Alliance offers a variety of financing programs for businesses. Call (570) 655-5581. Seen from left are: Pat Rogan, U.S. Rep. Barletta’s office; Donna Palermo, Hazleton Chamber; Jack Ferrett, Fidelity Deposit & Discount Bank; Pennsylvania state Rep. Tarah Toohil; Alec Marcalus, Bellemarque; Jeffrey Box, NEPA Alliance; Nick Marcalus, Bellemarque; Jack St. Pierre, CAN BE and Dave Nat, NEPA Alliance.