Award Descriptions

Community Service Award

This recognition goes to a group or organization that has made the Bangor Region's quality of life better, either by helping others directly or by enhancing community or regional assets that...

Business of the Year Award

This award recognizes a business operating our region that has set an example in leadership, innovation and quality, and/or has provided noteworthy economic opportunity to the people of the...

Catherine Lebowitz Award for Public Service

This honor goes to an individual from the public sector who has advanced the cause of economic opportunity in the Bangor Region.

Arthur A. Comstock Professional Service Award

This award recognizes an individual who embodies Arthur's generous spirit, donating over an extended period of time his or her expertise to both the Chamber and the community at large. 

Non-Profit of the Year Award

This award is given to a non-profit agency that has made a notable difference in the lives of the people who live in the Bangor Region.

Norbert X. Dowd Award

Our most prestigious honor recognizes a member of the business community whose commitment of time, resources and talent has made the Bangor region a better place to pursue one's livelihood...

Bion and Dorain Foster Entrepreneurship Award

This is the Chamber's newest award, recognizing an individual or business whose innovation and creativity have succeeded in opening new economic opportunities for our region.

Volunteer of the Year Award

The award, which will be handed out at the Chamber's annual breakfast meeting, goes to the individual or organization whose volunteer efforts aided the Chamber in advancing its mission in the previous...