Redbank Valley
Chamber of Commerce

309 Broad Street, Suite 2
New Bethlehem, PA. 16242
Phone: (814) 275-3929
Fax: (814) 275-4269
[email protected]

Dinner Reservation Form

Dinner Reservation deadline:
March 6, 2020.

Business-of-the-Year Nomination Form
Citizen-of-the-Year Nomination Form

Nomination deadline is
February 11, 2020.

Annual Membership Dinner

Annual-Membership-Dinner-Redbank-Valley-Chamber-of-CommerceNOTICE: the Redbank Valley Chamber of Commerce annual dinner and awards banquet has been postponed. Another day/time will be announced in the future. 

Thank you for your time and understanding.

Description: Join us in celebrating the new year with a special awards dinner to honor our members. The evening includes a Chinese Auction, great food & fun for all!!

Dinner Menu: Buffet Style Dinner, catered by Zack’s, includes: Garden Salad, Meat, Vegetable, Potato, Dinner Roll and Dessert.

Date: Saturday, March 21th, 2020 (2020 Event Cancelled Due To Coronavirus Pandemic)
Location: Hawthorn Fire Hall 3891 Main St. Hawthorn
Time: Social Time 5:00pm, Buffet Dinner 6:00pm, Awards & Recognitions 7:00pm
Phone: 814-275-3929
Contact: Redbank Valley Chamber of Commerce
E-Mail: [email protected]
Reservation Fee: $25.00 Per Person and will include appetizer, dinner, dessert, and beverages (soda, water, coffee, beer and wine)

    A Silent Auction or Bidding Auction will take place in addition to our Chinese Auction. Businesses are urged to donate items and may contact the Redbank Valley Chamber to do so. Part of the proceeds from the auctions are to benefit the July Fireworks Display and Downtown Planter project. Placement of auction items will be at the discretion of the dinner committee.


Sponsored by the Redbank Valley Chamber of Commerce.

Those making nominations should explain in writing why, in their opinion, the nominee of either award should receive the award. Any member of the community is welcomed to make a nomination. Neither those nominating nor those nominated need to be members of the Redbank Valley Chamber of Commerce. Nominations should be sent to the Redbank Valley Chamber of Commerce, Award Nominations, 309 Broad Street, Suite 2, New Bethlehem, PA 16242. Winners will be honored at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner.

The award is designed to honor an individual for their community involvement as a volunteer, employer or employee in the Redbank Valley area during the previous year or years. Nominees will be judged on their individual contributions to the quality of life and growth of the Redbank Valley either as to recent accomplishments or service to the community. The award is open to anyone who lives or works in the Redbank Valley area.

Those nominated for the Business of the Year award should be in good standing with the chamber for at least one year, and show community involvement such as time donated for community projects. Sponsorships and contributions of financial resources or facilities, labor and equipment will also be considered. Nominees will be judged on their business’ individual contributions to the quality of life and growth of the Redbank Valley either as to recent accomplishments or for many years of service to the community.


2017Edward Goth
2016Judy Williams2001Jackie Quinn
2015Dianna Brothers2000Susan Huber
2014Bill Wills1999Thomas Seidle
2013Julie Evans1998Mark Wyant
2012Tim Murray1997Joseph Shaw
2011Ben & Mary Lou Shindledecker1996Community Award
2010Joe Harmon1995Ann Kopnisky
2009Judy Hetrick1994William George
2008Keith & Toni Stahlman1993Vince Dougherty
2007Amanda Coon1992John Milliren
2006Sandy Mateer1991Ed McLafferty
2005Harry Kehr1990Norma Reichard
2004Gene Hoak1989Jim Merwin
2003Bruce Young1988Florence Traister
2002Ryan Wells1987Darl Hetrick
1986Randy Stahlman
2017Char-Val Candies
2016Brick House Bed and Breakfast2001N.B. Library
2015Valley Advantages2000N.B. Civic Club
2014A-Plus Sunoco1999C.C. Fair Association
2013J.M. Smuckers1998Redbank Valley Subway
2012C.P. Leach Agency1997Leader Vindicator
2011Gumtown Garage1996Community Award
2010Edgewood Heights1995N.B. Moose Lodge 366
2009Reddinger Electric1994H.B. DeViney
2008Little Bird Preschool1993American Legion Post 354
2007Shirey Overhead Doors1992R.V. Church Association
2006Drake Mortgage1991N.B. Lions Club
2005Redbank Chevy1990R.V. Jaycees
2004Dougherty Real Estate1989N.B. Bank
2003S & T Bank1988Christmas Village Committee
2002Food Pantry1987Valley Thrift Shop
1986R.V. Ambulance Company
Lifetime Achievement:Good Neighbor:
2017Rev. John Phillips2017Mary Benton
2016Marl V. Nolf2015Charlie Wyant
2015W. Patrick Conners2013R.V. Community Center
2013Charles P. Leach Jr.2012R.V. Trails Association
2011Benjamin Kundick2010Reichard Family
2010Jack Milliren2009American Legion Post #354
2009Edward McLafferty2008R.V. Municipal Authority
2008Arnold Dinger1990N.B., Hawthorn, Distant Fire Companies
1988John Brooks & Diana Crissman


Debz Twisted SizzorsState Rep. Donna Oberlander
The Leader VindicatorAmerican Legion
Brick House Bed & BreakfastValley Advantages
 Clarion County Fair Shirey Overhead Doors
 Clarion County Community Bank Hoak Insurance Services
 J.M. Smuckers Peanut Butter Festival
 Redbank Valley Subway WRC Senior Services
 TechReady Professionals J.M. Smuckers
 Down Right Primitives S&T Bank
 The Jewelry Shop Charles Leach
 Snug Harbour Restaurant First United National Bank

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