Easton, PA -

Business leaders in the Lehigh Valley honored a philanthropist who has been a pillar in the community for decades.

Project of Easton handed out its first Daniel E. Cohen award to none other than... Daniel E. Cohen.

Daniel E. Cohen Award

Cohen was hailed for his leadership and community activism. He has served on the Project of Easton board for 45 years.

Organizers say the award will honor those who promote the well-being of the disadvantaged in the Lehigh Valley.