Please join us in honoring our 2024 Community Award Recipients for their contributions to the vibrancy of our region, welcoming new board members and recognizing the contributions of our outgoing board members at our 2024 Annual Meeting on Thursday, May 16 at Great Wolf Lodge, 150 Great Wolf Dr., Fitchburg, MA

Honoring The Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce
2024 Community Award Recipients

Citizen of the Year
Michael Ellis, Gardner Senior Center

Business of the Year
Community Health Connections

Michael Gerry Unsung Hero Award
Miranda Jennings, Winchendon Community Action Committee

Sybil Arguijo Community Service Award
Renee & Lex Edme, Mission of Hope International

Community Improvement Award
Jonathan Bombaci, Candor Realty

Lifetime Achievement Award
Brian Tanguay, Tanguay Jewelers

Municipal Recognition Award
City of Gardner Centennial Celebration Committee

Leadership Recognition Award
Ronald Cormier

Sentiments can be made to our recipients in the event program, please email or visit for more information.

Registration is required to attend the Annual Meeting & Awards Ceremony

All registered guests will receive a meal of their choice and complimentary Champagne Toast.

Meal Options (Please make your selection when registering & use the comment section to notify us of any food allergies)
Beef: Herb-Crusted Prime Rib of Beef, Red Wine Reduction served with Mashed Yukon Potatoes & Charred Asparagus
Stuffed Chicken Tuscan-Sundried Tomato, Spinach and Cheese Stuffed Chicken, Velouté served with Mashed Yukon Potatoes & Charred Asparagus
Vegetarian/Vegan: Gnocchi with Spinach and White Beans, Marinara served with Charred Asparagus
*All meals include soup, salad and dessert.

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