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

EventNov 14, 2018 - 8:00am to 2:00pm

2018 Small Business Series - Phoenix

For the second year in a row, our Phoenix event will mark the capstone to our annual nationwide tour. On November 14, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with MetLife, will welcome small business leaders from across the state to the Small Business Master Class: Phoenix.

EventOct 30, 2018 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Key Graphic for Talent Forward 2018

Talent Forward 2018

The U.S. Chamber Foundation's national workforce conference, Talent Forward 2018, welcomes leaders and change makers in the business and education communities, industry and human resource partners, and other community leaders to discuss the most critical topic in our country today: our workforce.

EventOct 10, 2018 - 8:30am to 2:00pm

FOOD FORWARD

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's second annual FOOD FORWARD summit is a future-looking platform where we will explore the future of food.

EventSep 17, 2018 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
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Sports Forward

The second annual Sports Forward event will address societal attitudes about women in sports and ideas and solutions to boost participation, access, and fan engagement.

Above the FoldSep 12, 2018 - 2:15pm
A worker secures plywood over the windows of a beauty supply store ahead of Hurricane Florence in Wilmington, NC.

Seven Ways Your Chamber Can Prepare for Hurricane Florence

There’s still time to prepare your community ahead of Hurricane Florence’s landfall this week.

Above the FoldJul 31, 2018 - 4:00pm
A student measures a piece of steel during a welding class at the Penn Commercial Business/Technical School in Washington, PA.

Quick Take: Your Primer on the Perkins Career and Technical Education Reauthorization

The bill provides important funding for job training and other related programs for high school and higher education students.

Above the FoldJul 23, 2018 - 9:00am
Pledge to America's Workers

A Pledge to the American Worker

The U.S. Chamber looks forward to continuing work with the administration to equip the American workforce to succeed in the modern economy.

Above the FoldJul 20, 2018 - 1:30pm
Military Pathways Summit

Business, Military, and Labor Unite to Smooth Military Employment Pathways

The Military Pathways Summit provided a platform to support career transitions for service members, veterans, and military spouses.

Press ReleaseJul 19, 2018 - 5:00pm

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue Reaffirms Organization’s “Pledge to America’s Workers”

‘Providing today’s students with meaningful opportunities means that employers will soon be able to hire more qualified workers to fill in demand jobs,’ Said Donohue

Above the FoldJun 05, 2018 - 1:15pm
The "Building the Workforce of the Future" Display

Show, Don’t Tell: Art Installation Showcases How Companies are Building the Workforce of the Future

The U.S. Chamber's new art installation showcases leading employers in workforce development efforts.