About The Chamber

our mission:

“The Chamber shall promote and market the Punxsutawney Area, be an advocate and catalyst for community and economic growth, and provide the leadership and collaboration to achieve community prosperity.”

Community Support

Business Mentor
The Chamber offers help to start up businesses regarding information on available properties, business formation, educational opportunities, and provides networking opportunities with experienced business leaders.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies
The Chamber organizes “official” ribbon cutting ceremonies and coordinates the events with local media.

Home for the Holidays Parade
Since 1991, The Chamber has coodinated the annual holiday parade sponsored by local businesses.

Groundhog Day & Punxsutawney Phil
The Chamber provides support and serves as an information center for tourists on Groundhog Day and throughout the year by responding to realated inquiries.

Punxsutawney Phil’s Official Souvenirs
The Chamber’s Souvenir shop offers locals and tourists year-round, in-store and online shopping of a variety of Groundhog and Punxsutawney merchandise, supporting local economic development.

Holiday Lights, Community Banners & Flags
The Chamber of Commerce, with the help of many volunteers, is responsible for maintenance of the holiday decorations as well as community and American Hero banners that beautify our town.

Main Street Fund
The Chamber’s Main Street fund (started under the Main Street Program) supports projects designed to benefit the community.

Annual Punxsutawney Festival in the Park
The Chamber of Commerce, along with the help of our surrounding community, hosts the Annual downtown festival, bringing the community together for a family friendly atmosphere filled with week-long activities. 

Board of Directors


Katie Laska – Laska’s Pizza

Vice President

Mandi Perry – The Barking Lot


Dan Gordon – International Cartridge Corporation


Kim Neigh – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServicesThe Preferred Realty

Board Members

Jill Martin-Rend – Butler County Community College
Shannon Kaza – INFirst Bank
Larry Chenoga 
Katie Donald –  Punxsutawney Area Hospital
Stevette Rosen – Renda Broadcasting
Lacey Laney – Mulberry Square
Thomas Lesniewski – Punxsutawney School District
Jeremy Limerick – Brody’s BBQ
Luke Riddle – Brackman Chevrolet Buick
Devon Vallies –  NexTier Bank
Roque Carrasco – The Punxsutawney Spirit
Tara Heckler – Blackberry & Sage Market
Lacy Bair – Make-A-Wish
Maria Temchulla
Renee Porada Slusser – Body Wellness Center



814-938-7700, ext 2
800-752-7445, (PHIL)




102 W. Mahoning Street. Punxsutawney, PA  15767

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