U.S. Chamber Foundation

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce dedicated to strengthening America’s long-term competitiveness by addressing developments that affect our nation, our economy, and the global business environment. USCCF presents a broad range of programs that promote a greater understanding of economic and public affairs issues.

Current programs include:

Hiring Our Heroes helps veterans and military spouses find meaningful employment through nationwide hiring fairs.

Institute for Organization Management offers a four-year advanced education program for trade association, chamber of commerce, and other nonprofit professionals.

Center for Education and Workforce program promotes rigorous educational standards and effective job training systems to preserve the strength of America’s greatest economic resource ― its workforce.

Corporate Citizenship Center showcases successful, inspirational, and replicable corporate citizenship models and their positive business impact on people and communities.

Center for Women in Business promotes and empowers women business leaders to achieve their personal and professional goals.

Recent Activity

Above the FoldFeb 18, 2021 - 11:00am
U.S. Chamber President Suzanne Clark discusses COVID-19 variants with Dr. Sharon Peacock of the COVID-19 Genomics U.K. Consortium and Dr. Jonathan Li of Harvard Medical School.

The Path Forward: Same, Tested Methods Work Against New COVID Variants

U.S. Chamber President and CEO-Elect Suzanne Clark joined two renowned public health experts in a conversation about coronavirus mutations.

EventFeb 08, 2021 - 2:00pm to Feb 09, 2021 - 3:30pm
Vaccines Event February 8-9

Promoting COVID-19 Vaccines & Overcoming Hesitancy: The Role of Employers

A two-day virtual event focused on the role of employers in promoting the COVID-19 vaccine.

Above the FoldFeb 04, 2021 - 10:15am
Nurse gives senior adult healthcare worker the Covid-19 vaccine

The Path Forward: West Virginia Governor Shares Secrets to Vaccination Success

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice spoke about the success the state has had in distributing the COVID-19 vaccine.

EventJan 27, 2021 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Sharing Solutions Event Teaser

Sharing Solutions: Businesses Combat the Opioid Crisis

Join us on January 26 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. PT for a series of conversations about best practices for employer-led substance misuse solutions.

EventJan 06, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Path Forward: Operation Warp Speed

Operation Warp Speed's goal is to produce and deliver 300 million doses of safe and effective vaccines with the initial doses available by January 2021, as part of a broader strategy to accelerate the development, manufacturing, and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, therapeu

EventDec 09, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

COVID-19 Impact on Childcare: Employers, Providers, and Working Parents

Parents are trying to balance childcare and work, childcare providers are trying to stay open or re-open with decreased capacity and increased operational costs, and employers are trying to determine how and when their working parents can return to work.

EventDec 02, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Path Forward Special Edition: A Conversation with CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield

Path Forward is a series of events focused on restarting the American economy after a lengthy shutdown. This event will feature a conversation with CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield.

Press ReleaseNov 19, 2020 - 4:30pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Announces the 2020 Citizens Awards Winners

Amid this year’s unprecedented challenges, winners exemplify the power of business to solve society’s biggest problems

Press ReleaseNov 19, 2020 - 10:00am

Most Employers Feel They Provide Adequate Childcare Support for Employees, But Departures Due to COVID-19 Impact on Childcare Worse Than Anticipated

New U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation report finds that employers have seen an increase in number of employees leaving the workforce because of childcare concerns

EventNov 18, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

Global Entrepreneurship Week I Corporate Incubation: Building Bridges Between Corporations & Startups

This virtual event, spotlights private sector leaders behind renown corporate-led accelerators, innovation outposts, and ventures and rising founders to better understand corporate innovation programs, the realities of corporate-startup partnerships before, during, and after incubation.