The Greater Chicopee Chamber of Commerce is pleased to continue celebrating the great work of Chicopee's area hard-working businesses, non-profits, and citizens with the 2019 Shining Star Awards. The deadline for nominations is December 31, 2018, the awards will be presented during the Annual Greater Chicopee Chamber Shining Stars Gala, April 5, 2019, at the Castle of Knights - Chicopee.
Members are asked to submit their nomination forms electronically: http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07eftzz3sejo7c00ly/start, drop off or mailed to Chicopee Chamber - 264 Exchange Street Chicopee, MA 01013 with supporting information of the nominee(s).
Interstate Towing, Inc. - Business of the Year ● Dawn Creighton - Citizens of the Year ● Valley Opportunity Council - Non-Profit Organization of the Year
The Valley Blue Sox are a nonprofit, collegiate summer baseball team playing their home games at Mackenzie Stadium in Holyoke, Massachusetts. The team plays in the New England Collegiate Baseball League, a 12-team league with teams scattered across New England.
The Blue Sox captured the 2017 and 2018 NECBL Championships, and were named "2018 Collegiate Summer Team of the Year" by Perfect Game. This award is given annually to one collegiate summer baseball team in the entire country for their on and off-field performance.
Visit ValleyBlueSox.com for more information and news on the team.