Honorary Lifetime Chamber Membership:
Steve Moore- West Central Electric- retired January 2018
Larry Scott- property owner in Oak Grove who graciously donated office space to the Chamber in 2017.
Citizen of the Year:
Abe Thompson: took it upon himself to coordinate a fundraiser for the Oak Grove Police to raise money for a much needed K9 officer!
Zeke Larsen- a local electrician who donated all his time, equipment, and staff to assure that SEPTFEST was a success, and continues to bless our community daily with his expertise.
Volunteer of the Year:
Kim Drury: she donated over 80 hours of her own time to assist in coordinating multiple Chamber events in 2017.
Revitalization of the Year:
Salon Amore: This award goes to the company that invested back into our community by completing MAJOR renovations to their facility improving the overall appearance of Oak Grove! Raena Reisdorph and her family shed a lot of blood, sweat & tears to make her vision for her salon come true!
Small Business of the Year:
Flawed to Fabulous: This award goes to a company that has shown growth & sustainability of their business with strong employee relations and a record of giving back to the community. Mandy Griggs has consistently shown her love & commitment to Oak Grove by bringing people together and leading the way to change.
Community Excellence Award:
I-70 Truckstop/Petro- This award goes to the company that displayed the most energy and enthusiasm in developing innovative solutions to solve concerns uncovered by listening to their local employees and customers!! Steve Aderman proved to be an innovative leader in 2017!!
Oak Grove Chamber of Commerce is serious about supporting our members in a way that will develop unity and success in 2018!!