• A+ Awards Dinner

    The Chamber gives A+ Awards to individuals and organizations that enrich the life of the community through their work in education, business, and civic engagement across the area that the Chamber serves (Amherst, Belchertown, Hadley, Leverett, Pelham, Shutesbury, and Sunderland) and the Pioneer Valley as a whole.


    Save the date for the 2019 Annual A+ Awards Dinner: Thursday, October 3, 2019 at the Hadley Farms Meeting House

  • 2018

    Last year, on Thursday, October 4, 2018 we honored:


    Lifetime Achievement 
    Former Congressman John Olver
    Community Service Award
    Catalina Arrubla, Multi-Arts Camps for Children
    Economic Vitality Award
    Amherst Cinema
      Community Service Award
    David C. Dann, Village Neighbors
    Young Professional Award
    Jen Loebel Strong, CHD’s Big Brothers Big Sisters Hampshire County
    Chamber MVP
    Kim Alli, Greenfield Savings Bank
    Thank you to PeoplesBank, our Presenting Sponsor, Giving Back since 1885.

    Please visit our Facebook page for full photo album of the 220 guests who gathered to celebrate business and community.

    Thank you to ALL who supported this event. See you next year!