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Greater Schuylkill Haven Area Business Association

Greater Schuylkill Haven Area Business Association/GSHABAGSHABA


The Greater Schuylkill Haven Area Business Association was formed in 2004 with the focus on economic stability and growth for businesses and residents.

"Strengthening our community…one member at a time”

The objectives of the organization are:

  • Promote the general welfare of the residents of the greater Schuylkill Haven area by providing a high quality of businesses and services.
  • Support local, county, state and federal organizations and initiatives that will improve the quality of life for residents.
  • Encourage local residents and organizations to participate in activities that will further increase the quality of life.
  • Support member businesses in the development and/or fulfillment of their business plan of operation.
The Association has a rich history of community events since its inception:

  • Annual Student Art & Essay Contest
  • Walk, Wine & Wander
  • Annual Community Yard Sale
  • Annual Children’s Christmas Party
  • Farmer’s Market
  • Local Holly Trail
  • Crab Fest
  • First Saturdays
GSHABA also works closely with the following:

  • Borough of Schuylkill Haven
  • Schuylkill Haven Island Park Committee
  • Walk in Art Center
  • Our Haven Foundation
  • Penn State Schuylkill
  • Schuylkill County Visitors’ Bureau
  • Schuylkill County Chamber
  • Schuylkill Haven Recreation Department
  • Schuylkill River Heritage Area
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