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2017 Chapter Recognition Award Winners

Due to all of their efforts in 2016, 52 chapters have achieved platinum, gold, silver and bronze status. This year, for the first time, four chapters achieved platinum status; Greater Charleston Chapter 430 is the only chapter that has received platinum recognition consecutively since 2014.

The four designated categories of success are: advancement of manufacturing, merit, professional development, and communication to members and the community. Requirements for the categories range from interaction with other chapters and community outreach to maintaining current websites and social media pages.

2017 Chapter Recognition Award winners:

Platinum Seal 
Greater Charleston Chapter 430
Nashville Chapter 43
Seattle Chapter 39
South Bay Chapter 153 
Gold Seal
Atlanta Chapter 61
Houston Chapter 29
Kansas City Chapter 57 
Milwaukee Chapter Chapter 4
South Los Angeles Orange County Chapter 233 


Silver Seal
Chicago Chapter 5
Des Moines Chapter 80 
Florida Suncoast Chapter 159 
Grand River Valley Chapter 81
Greater Lancaster Chapter 89
Greater Peoria Chapter 31 
Los Angeles Ventura County Chapter 27 
Minneapolis Chapter 11
Northeast Ohio Chapter 220 
Oakland-Macomb Chapter 69 
Pittsburgh Chapter 8
Racine Chapter 2 
Sacramento Valley Chapter 145
Silicon Valley Chapter 98 
St. Paul Chapter 172
Syracuse Chapter 19 
Waterloo Chapter 186
Westchester Chapter 216
Wichita Chapter 52
Spokane Chapter 248
Willamette Valley Chapter 423
Bronze Seal
Ann Arbor Chapter 79
Calumet Area Chapter 112  
Cleveland Chapter 3
Dayton Chapter 18
East Texas Chapter 126 
Fond du Lac Chapter 45 
Grand Rapids Chapter 38
Japan Chapter 180
Kalamazoo Chapter 116 
Maine Dirigo Chapter 46
Memphis Chapter 105 
Mid-Missouri Chapter 287 
Monadnock Chapter 124 
Montreal Chapter 50
Northern Colorado Chapter 354
Northern Piedmont Chapter 82
Philadelphia Chapter 15  
Salt Lake City Chapter 85
Southeast Nebraska Chapter 222 
Southern Piedmont Chapter 182 
Wabash Valley Chapter 275 
Worcester Chapter 25