30 Northampton Businesses take part in ‘Live United’

NORTHAMPTON (WGGB) — More than 30 Northampton businesses partnered with the United Way on Saturday, to help bring extra funds to the non-profit organization. Each participating business gave 5% of all purchases made Saturday to the United Way as part of the “Live United Saturday.” The well-known Harrell’s Ice Cream took part in the event. ”A lot of people have been coming in,” said employee Johanna Renard. “A lot of people have been appreciative of it.” The businesses involved wore “Live United” t-shirts as a sign of support.