Benefits of Membership

  • Membership in the GLBA is an affordable, effective way to build and nurture relationships with other GLBA members.
  • Promote your organization by being a recognized leader in supporting Gun Lake and its  growing surrounding areas.
  • Be part of our annual Directory Guide. It’s a great way to get noticed by those wanting to do business with you.
  • Get listed in the Membership Directory on our website, increasing your exposure to the Gun Lake community and those traveling to the area looking for your products or services.
  • Take advantage of advertising opportunities on the website and in our email newsletters.
  • Get involved in activities to promote equality by electing fair-minded leaders to represent us.

As a members of the GLBA we want our community and fellow members to know who we are, what we offer, and if we can be of service. So with that in mind we will be featuring 2 member businesses each month. Please help our members by using their services or letting your clients, friends and neighbors know about them. This month we are featuring the following 2 Businesses:

  • B&R Excavating is a family owned company and we are glad to be in the Gun Lake area. Moving here from Wayland has given us room to expand our business and the opportunity to bring some added conveniences and services to this community.

    We can provide residential site work from driveways, digging basements, grading, drain field and septic installs. To commercial developments, water, storm and sewer hook ups and even some lite demolition.

    Call or drop in to say hello. We would be pleased to help you with your excavating needs.

    Bill and Ryan Martin B&R Excavating, Inc.
    137 124th Avenue
    Shelbyville, MI 49344
    P. 269-672-4444
  • Merle Boes, Inc.

    Based in Holland, Michigan, the Boes family has been fueling the communities it serves with first-class products and fantastic customer service since 1929. Merle Boes, Inc. provides Shell lubricants and oil through their wholesale division, as well as Marathon and BP/Amoco branded fuel for personal and commercial vehicles through its dealers and over 20 of its own convenience store locations throughout West Michigan. They offer an outstanding selection of snacks and necessities in those convenience stores as well as several restaurant options and a wide array of hot and cold beverages including gourmet coffee. Customers can check the website and free mobile app to take advantage of the latest deals, promotions, and tools when they're out on the go. Merle Boes has partnered with the community and its 200 employees in their 'Fueling Hope' campaign, a program that supports local non-profits through a variety of promotions each month.

    Find them just down the street or at

If you would like your business featured in the coming months please  contact Monte Baker, Five Star Real Estate 616-299-8065 or