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Evening of Recognition scheduled for February 25

Dr. Jim Connell receives Community Service, Individual award from Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce Board Member Clayton Schauss (Edward Jones) at Evening of Recognition 2015.  Photo credit: Allegan County News.

Evening of Recognition, the Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual community awards gala, will be held on Thursday, February 25, 2016, in the Grand Ballroom at The Silo.  This event celebrates individuals, organizations, and businesses that represent the best of Allegan.  New businesses, new owners of current businesses, and those that have demonstrated their commitment to the Allegan area through relocation, expansion, and renovation will also be recognized.

The event begins at 5:00 PM (cash bar available) with an opportunity to catch up with old friends, meet new acquaintances, and network with the Allegan business community.  Attendees will enjoy a plated meal prepared by the The Silo’s accomplished kitchen staff at 6:00 PM, with the awards ceremony immediately following.  Ticket prices are $27.00/individual or $250.00/table (seating for 10).  Meatless or other dietary considerations are available (please request when purchasing tickets).

The following individuals and groups will be recognized at the event: Betty McDaniel (Lifetime Achievement – presenting sponsor, Tibbitts Financial Planning); Joseph Papa (Business Professional of The Year – presenting sponsor, Perrigo); Fred Boothyby (Health Care Professional – presenting sponsor, Allegan General Hospital),  The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd’s Community Closet (Community Service, Organization – presenting sponsor, Gun Lake Casino); Theresa Bray (Community Service, Individual)   Rob Griffith (Public Safety Professional); Mark Dobias (Education Professional); Rachel McKenzie (Allegan Pride & Beautification).

Please join the Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce on February 25 to acknowledge these very deserving friends and neighbors.  For reservations or more information, contact the Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce at 269.673.2479, or director@alleganchamber.com.

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