About Us


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Read about the history of the Bradford Area Chamber of Commerce.

See who is currently on the Board of Directors.

Learn about the Bradford Area Chamber of Commerce Staff.

Our Mission:

To promote and support our business community.


Our Five Primary Functions:

Act as spokesman for the business and professional community and translates into action the group thinking of its members.

  1. Be an advocate for community development.
  2. Provide specific programs and services for the direct benefit of its members.
  3. Be a clearinghouse for civic and business information.
  4. The BACC is a research and promotion medium for business, tourism, and recreational opportunities in the Bradford area.
  5. Sponsor civic and business seminars/events to encourage positive retail and community development for the future.

Objectives of the Chamber:

  1. To advance the economic, industrial, professional, cultural, and civic welfare of the Bradford area.
  2. To coordinate the efforts of commerce, industry and the professions in maintaining and strengthening a sound and healthy business climate in the Bradford area.
  3. To provide creative business leadership and effective coordination of all interested parties in solving community problems and in initiating constructive community action.
  4. To create broad understanding and appreciation of the great opportunities in the Bradford area, and to promote the advantages and assets of our community within the area, in the state, and in the world.

How We Operate:

The Board of Directors is the policy making body of the Bradford Area Chamber of Commerce. Its members represent the business and professional leadership of the community. The Board consists of 21 members. Up to five are elected each year for three years. Two directors are appointed for one-year terms. The President presides over all meetings of the Board.

Bradford Main Street Movie House

The recently renovated marquee at the Main Street Movie House, a great place to catch movie and relax.

Bradford PA City Hall

Bradford, PA's old city hall. A beautiful sight inside and out, day or night.

"The board, the director and the staff embody all that a chamber should be; they respect the past, are very active in the present and plan for the future of the Bradford community. " James Guelfi - BCPAC