The Bellingham Business Association (BBA) is a nonpolitical, nonsectarian, nonprofit organization, comprised of business owners and self-employed individuals situated in and around the town of Bellingham, Massachusetts. Through the foresight of a few concerned business people, the BBA was founded in 1981 to promote and build a better community through business. Our membership consists of a wide variety of business, both large and small, including retailers, wholesalers, consultants, contractors, restaurants, as well as a variety of professionals from the legal, accounting, publishing, medical, computer and other fields.
Our mission is to improve business conditions, promote higher business standards, and provide a better understanding of issues and problems which affect the business community, as well as to promote civic, cultural, economic and social betterment to the residents of the town of Bellingham.
The BBA is proud to sponsor many activities and programs such as annual scholarships to graduating seniors and a Citizenship Award for outstanding service to the community. We also make financial contributions to many worthwhile causes and events such as Bellingham Friends of the Library, Belingham Friends of Music, Operation Graduation, Santa's Elves Telethon, Local Food Pantry, Senior Center and Summer Town Movie Night.
As a member of the BBA you can get involved and help in achieving the goals described above; you can attend monthly dinner meetings and enjoy a variety of guest speakers as well as network with other business owners; and you can take advantage of free advertising by being a guest or host on the cable show, Strictly Business, which airs for a month on Thursdays at 1pm and 7pm.