The Bellport Chamber of Commerce recently held its annual installation dinner at the Bellport Country Club in Bellport Village. Legislator Kate Browning (WF-Shirley) attended and swore in the new board of directors, which include Chris Hane who will continue to serve as the President of the Chamber of Commerce in 2017.
The Bellport Chamber of Commerce had a very successful 2016 season and saw its membership grow in numbers. The chamber hosts numerous events throughout the year including the Bellport Day Festival. The chamber receives a grant from Legislator Browning to help offset the costs of running Bellport Day and the legislator announced an increase in grant funding for 2017’s event.
“The Bellport Chamber’s work is integral to the growth of downtown Bellport,” said Legislator Browning. “As the chamber grows so will the success of its members, and it is great to see more members joining each year. I am happy to be able to provide financial support for Bellport Day, which highlights the many small businesses we have in Bellport and attracts residents from all over Long Island to the area. Please shop local and support our hardworking small business owners.”