• 2019 Award Nominations Now Being Accepted

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    August 06, 2019
    The Huntingdon County Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the 2019 Annual Awards Community and Business Awards. Please take a few minutes to submit the names of businesses and individuals that you feel qualify to be nominated for this year's awards. Self-nominations are encouraged.
     
    Nominations may be submitted on the designated forms below by August 27, 2019. Nominations may also be submitted by email to ymartin@huntingdonchamber.com. You must tell us why the nominee deserves the award. The nominees will be judged by a group of individuals who have been selected for their expertise and experience and who are not themselves eligible for the awards. The awards will be presented at the Chamber's Annual Awards Gala on October 8, 2019.

    The David K. Goodman Jr. Community Service Award recognizes an individual or organization who has demonstrated exemplary dedication of time or resources for the betterment of the community. This award is sponsored by Huntingdon Elks Lodge #976.

    The Customer Service Award's purpose is to recognize a business for their excellence in providing quality customer services. This award is sponsored by Bonney Forge Corporation.

    The Business of the Year Award's purpose is to recognize a business which has contributed to the economic growth of the community and has helped to develop Huntingdon County. You must describe how the business has contributed to the economic growth and development of Huntingdon County through the product or service the business provides in the market place. Also describe how the business and its employees contribute to community activities and organizations. This award is sponsored by Valley Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc.

    The Educator of the Year Award's purpose is to recognize an active educator in the county who has demonstrated "above and beyond" commitment and service in the field of education. This award is sponsored by Juniata College.

    The Entrepreneurial Success Award's purpose is to recognize a community member who has been in business for a minimum of three years, who individually owns and operates a business initially launched as a small business who has shown innovation and aided in the advancement of the community. This award is sponsored by Highmark Blue Cross & Blue Shield.

    The Volunteer of the Year Award recognizes a Chamber member for "above and beyond" service to the Chamber. This individual must be a Chamber member or work for a Chamber business and demonstrate support of the mission and goals of the Chamber. This award is sponsored by SPE Federal Credit Union.

    Please click here to see the nomination form.