Take Me Out to The Ballgame

The Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce is headed to Homer Stryker Field on Friday, July 27 to cheer on the Kalamazoo Growlers as they wrap up a two game series with the Green Bay Bullfrogs in a Northwoods League contest.  The evening begins at 6:00 PM with the Tailgate Party where you will feast on …

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24th Chamber Classic Tees Up on June 28

The Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce’s 24th annual golf outing will take place at Cheshire Hills Golf Course on Thursday, June 28, 2018 with a 9:00 AM shotgun start.  Prizes for top three teams in each division, games of skill, lottery tree, event holes, and door prizes are all part of the fun.  Registration is …

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2018 Allegan EXPO to Dance An Irish Jig

Irish eyes will be smilin’ on March 17 as the 2018 Allegan EXPO is scheduled for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration.  The event will be held at The Silo Banquets and Catering from 10:00 AM -2:00 PM. EXPO is a great opportunity to showcase your products and services, book home parties, build your contact list, …

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Spirit of Allegan Awards Winners Announced

The Allegan Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Spirit of Allegan Awards.  Since 1982, the Chamber has recognized businesses, organizations, and individuals for their service to and impact on the Allegan Community. Honorees include: Business of The Year Award (Presenting Sponsor: Perrigo) – Wray’s Septic Tank & Development …

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The April Series: Live Performances at The Griswold

The City of Allegan Announces The April Series: Live Performances at the Griswold The City of Allegan, in association with the Griswold Auditorium and Positively Allegan, is thrilled to announce The April Series: Live Performances at the Griswold. The April Series is the planned launch of regular entertainment at the historic, 600-seat Griswold Auditorium in Allegan, …

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Goodwill, Google.org & BrightHive Launch Data Impact Collaborative

Goodwill Industries International (GII), in collaboration with Google.org and BrightHive, has launched the Data Impact Collaboration (IDC), an exciting new initiative aimed at increasing Goodwill’s ability to measure and share the impact of its programs. The IDC will help improve data collection, evaluation, and standardization across local and community-based Goodwill® organizations with the goal of …

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ACATEC’s Rich Currie Receives Award at Lakeshore Advantage Annual Meeting

Rich Currie, Welding Instructor for Allegan County Area Technical and Education Center, received the 2019 Lakeshore Advantage Visionary Award at the Lakeshore Advantage Annual Meeting on Friday, January 18 attended by nearly 400 business and community leaders.  As the award recipient, Currie received $500 in cash and his school received $1,000 to continue efforts that …

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Peanut Butter Drive Kicks Off January 24

The Allegan County Food Pantry Collaborative (a program of the Allegan County Community Foundation) is excited to kick off our annual Peanut Butter Drive on National Peanut Butter Day – January 24th! The drive runs from January 24 to February 28, 2019. Our goal this year – 6,000 jars! This goal will provide the pantries of the Collaborative …

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