About CABA

The Chatham Area Business and Arts Mission Statement

The Chatham Area Business and Arts (CABA), a coalition of individuals, businesses and organizations, works to promote the Chatham, New York region as a vibrant, positive environment for shopping, dining, enjoying the arts and conducting business.

Why Become A CABA Member?

  1. We help promote both individual businesses and Chatham as a destination through our website, as well as on Facebook and other media opportunities;
  2. In addition to contact information on the CABA website, members are encouraged to use the “bulletin board” to promote their own sales and special events throughout the year;
  3. CABA-sponsored festivals and events (Summerfest, Octoberfeast, and last December’s new Winterpalooza), bring thousands of visitors to our community each year;
  4. Members enjoy quarterly gatherings at local restaurants, providing valuable networking opportunities, as well as delicious food, drinks, and companionship;
  5. CABA serves as an important link to local government, as well as to other issues affecting our community;
  6. CABA membership shows your commitment to, and support for, the local economy.


Become a member of the Chatham Area Business and Arts today.
Fill Out a Membership Application Form
Download a Board of Directors Application Form

Board of Directors

Debbye Byrum, President
Dawn Steward, Vice President
Kelly Mackerer, Treasurer
Sharon Weinberg, Secretary

Board Members

Rochelle Bartolo
Karen Kaczmer
Judy Hartford
Cherish O’Connell
Peter Cervi

CABA Documents page