Group name: Pendleton Business Association, started in 1997, celebrated 20 years in March.
Group mission: The mission of the Pendleton Business Association is to promote and support the Pendleton, Indiana, community by developing a strong network of local businesses to achieve the following objectives:
• Stimulate, enhance and nurture an inviting atmosphere for civic, cultural, social and economic activities in Pendleton.
• Sponsor and develop events to promote increased public awareness of Pendleton.
How many members: 52 businesses
Meets: 5:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month; locations vary
Who can join: Businesses located in the South Madison school geography
Officers: Jack Wilson, president; Yvonne Chastain, secretary- treasurer; Julie Schnepp, vice president
Board of directors: Same as officers
Dues: $75 annually
Social media: www.facebook.com/pendletonbusinessassociation/
Information compiled by Community Editor Scott Slade..