RECENT NEWS

  • It was an exquisite 13th Annual Awards Banquet this past weekend. We appreciate the many volunteers it took to plan, manage and work this 250+ attendance banquet. First, congratulations to each nominee and winner. We will be posting more details on the winners shortly. Secondly,......

  • The Greater Anna Chamber of Commerce held candidate forums for the Anna City Council and Mayor positions, as well as, for the Anna ISD Board of Trustees. We encourage you to view these videos, as well as, to vote. Board of Trustees: https://youtu.be/PAIFfSyitMg City Council: https://bit.ly/AnnaCityForum4-13-21  ...

  • The Greater Anna Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the members of Leadership Anna Class I. The 7 members were selected from a competitive pool of applicants. The program session kicks off on Wednesday, April 7, 2021. Class I members for the Spring 2021......

  • Helps provide up to 60 participant scholarships and 4 higher education scholarships. Logo Included on Website for duration of partnership Name and Logo prominently included on all materials for program sessions for duration of partnership, including but not limited to: o Stand-alone feature signage with......

  • The Greater Anna Chamber invited all 2020 candidates for the City of Anna City Council and the Anna ISD Board of Trustees to self-record videos for the public to view prior to voting. Please use the following links to view the videos of the candidates.......

  • ER at Anna, a service of Texoma Medical Center (TMC), celebrated with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, August 27, and will begin seeing patients on Tuesday, September 1. The facility is located at 2710 Hackberry Drive in Anna, TX, and will be open 24 hours......

  • “Crowd of tens” participates in socially-distant ribbon cutting and virtual grand opening ANNA, Texas (July 29, 2020) – Spaced six feet apart and donning masks, a handful of leaders of Neighborhood Credit Union and the Anna Chamber of Commerce gathered Tuesday for the official –......

  • On August 24, 2020, The Commissioners Court approved the Collin CARES Small Business Grant Program, setting aside $15 million of CARES Act funds for businesses physically operating within Collin County, exclusive of the City of Dallas.   Up to a $25,000 grant per business will......

  • We would like to thank our community for supporting Anna Harvest Fest. Many of you have gone above and beyond to make this event a success every year. We are appreciative of your support! Given the continued concerns around COVID-19, we will not be hosting......

  • The City and Chamber have made the decision to postpone this event due to the current COVID-19 status.  A new date has not been set....

  • Condensed update from Texas Governor Greg Abbott on reopening Texas based on his live video address from Monday, April 27th, 2020. Beginning May 1st, Phase I of reopening Texas will begin. Among items covered: 1. April 30th – the stay at home order will be allowed to expire......

  • Y{our} Greater Anna Chamber and City of Anna Community Development Corporation invite you to help Chalk the City. Local small businesses, their employees, first responders and healthcare workers are embracing social responsibility and making sacrifices. We invite our Anna neighbors to help us encourage and......

  • March 16, 2020 — 8:00am   Dear Chamber Members, We are going to continue working on your behalf in both our community and while working with our governmental officials during this COVID-19 pandemic. The goal for our Chamber is to ensure that the information we......

  • March 13, 2020 4:45PM   Dear Greater Anna Chamber Member, Your Greater Anna Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and President/CEO are continuing to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation in our area. We will be following local, state and federal agencies. We are in communication......

  • We are pleased to share the photos taken by Texas Red Photography at our 11th Annual Awards Banquet (see below for photo gallery), as well as, announce the winners of our Chamber awards. We had over 300 in attendance during this banquet and appreciate our......

  • The SafeWise Report Announces the 50 Safest Cities in Texas SafeWise releases annual 50 safest cities in Texas report—with 84% of them reporting less than one violent crime per 1,000 people. Date: November 14th, 2018 SafeWise names Seminole the safest city in Texas, with Fairview,......

  • Dr. Justin Craun Dr. Craun has served as senior pastor of New Life Anna since February 2016. He and his wife, Kellen, have a son and a daughter. Dr. Craun is also part of the Operations leadership team for the Raytheon Company. He has served......

  • Ruth Akana Ruth has two sons Hudson a freshman at Anna High School and Miles a 4th grader at Rattan Elementary. She and her Husband Matthew, take joy in serving Anna in various ways. Ruth enjoys volunteering her time at the chamber and as well......

  • Edward Lee, BSN, BS, RN Edward started his career in healthcare as an ER tech in 2002 after completing his CNA in his high school Health Sciences Program. Edward attended Texas A&M University where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Poultry Science. While attending......

  • Jan Wheat, RN, MS, FNP-C Jan has been a member of the Chamber since 2014. She has been active in the community since opening her health care practice in Anna. She owns Anna Family Healthcare, a rapidly growing practice providing a wide range of services......

  • Lisa Biddle – Treasurer of the Board of Directors Lisa lives here in Anna with her husband, Henry. They have 4 children and 3 grandchildren. Lisa volunteers with Meals on Wheels. She serves on 2 committees for the West Crossing HOA. Lisa loves to spend......

  • Tiffany Terry – Secretary of the Board of Directors Tiffany has been in Anna her entire life. She is a graduate from Anna High School and has been an employee of Texas Star Bank since 2001. In that time, she has excelled in her field......

  • Pete Cain – Vice President of the Board of Directors Pete has been married to wife, Denise, for almost 29 years and is the father of 3 kids, Nick, Zack and Haley. He has one daughter-in-law, Jessica, and one future daughter-in-law, Melissa. Two granddaughters, Greyson......

  • Mike Mixson – President of the Board of Director Mike settled down in Anna in 2007 with his family: son Mikey 16, daughter Melissa 19, and his most awesome, wonderful, perfect wife (married 24 years this June!!!) Tricia Mixson. Mike served in the US Army......

  • To all interested applicants, there is now 1 (one) seat vacant on the Greater Anna Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors. We are taking applications until Friday, March 23rd, 2018. Please click here to view/download the Board of Directors application....

  • We had a wonderful time hosting the 10th Annual Awards Banquet on Saturday, Feb. 24th at Anna High School. The funds from this fundraiser will be used to offer scholarships to graduating Anna ISD students, as well as, to help with y{our} Anna Chamber’s daily......

  • We took over Mama Mia’s Pizzeria on Tuesday, Feb 20th for our 3rd Tuesday Networking Lunch. Taylor Willingham of The Willingham Law Firm, PC presented on the “New Tax Bill: Why You Should Restructure Your Business!” He addressed pros and cons of the 2018 tax......

  • We’ve moved! Check us out at our new location: 312 N Powell Pkwy (near Spurlock’s Malt Shop and Sudderth Real Estate)....

  • Eddie and Chrissy Gonzales live in Val Alstyne with their children, Ethan 15, Aaron 12 and Chloe 9.  Eddie was diagnosed in May 2017 with Stage 4 Brukitts Lymphoma – a rare form of cancer.  He has been undergoing intense chemo treatments which leave him......

  • Greater Anna Chamber Members Enjoy Amazing Prices for Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience Sunday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m. Allen Event Center _______ Theresa Caputo, from TLC’s his show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live at Allen Event Center on Sunday, October 1 at 7:30pm. Theresa......