Health care and city workers, animal advocates, bakers and more: Here are the women Morning Call readers nominated as difference-makers in the Lehigh Valley | #healthcare | #elderly | #seniors
Clary Peralta-Colon, who monitors Department of Housing and Urban Development grants for Allentown, was nominated for her work with the community. Originally from Brooklyn, New York, she calls Allentown her home. She sits on various community boards, and through her work with the city, helps provide funding for residents dealing with homelessness, domestic violence and home rehabilitations. As the only Spanish-speaking employee in the bureau, she helps all Spanish-speaking applicants.