The Amherst & Area Chamber of Commerce:
The Amherst & Area Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization made up of business and professional people through out Cumberland County.
Our Mission Statement:
To unite the businesses and professional communities of Amherst and Area and represent our members in order to promote positive economic growth.
On June 3rd, 1992, 30 local businesses attended the initial meeting of the Amherst & Area Chamber of Commerce. Greg Sullivan, Ed Chitty and Mark Gilchrist were the organizing team of responsible for the creation of the Chamber.
The Amherst & Area Chamber of Commerce is committed to provide its members with a strong voice in the business community and government, networking and educational opportunities, social events and an exclusive benefit package.