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 FoldAug 26, 2021 - 4:00pm
administering covid vaccine

The Path Forward: Surgeon General Says Private-Sector Vaccine Requirements Are Reasonable

This week’s Path Forward event featured Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy in discussion with U.S. Chamber President and CEO Suzanne Clark.

EventAug 26, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Path Forward Special Edition: A Conversation with U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy

U.S. Chamber President and CEO Suzanne Clark will be joined by U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy to explore the state of the pandemic, the surge happening now because of the Delta variant, and how to get more Americans vaccinated. 

EventAug 25, 2021 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Path Forward Event - August 25th

Path Forward Ask Me Anything: COVID-19 Vaccines

The latest edition of Path Forward: Ask Me Anything is dedicated to answering your questions about COVID-19 vaccines. Dr. Catherine O’Neal, an infectious disease expert, will answer audience questions LIVE from 2:00 to 2:30 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, August 25.

EventJul 27, 2021 - 12:00pm to Jul 28, 2021 - 12:00pm

10th Annual Building Resilience Through Private-Public Partnerships Conference

The U.S. Chamber Foundation's 10th Annual Building Resilience Through Private-Public Partnerships Conference will focus on building resilience against all hazards while looking ahead to future emergencies and how we can be better prepared through greater collaboration across sectors.

Above the FoldJul 22, 2021 - 5:15pm
 Arkansas Secretary of Health Dr. Jose Romero sits down with U.S. Chamber President and CEO Suzanne Clark. 

The Path Forward: Unvaccinated Far More Likely to be Hospitalized as Delta Variant Spreads

This week’s Path Forward event featured a discussion about the safety of COVID vaccines and the spread of the Delta variant.

EventJul 22, 2021 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm
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Path Forward: Why Americans Aren't Getting Vaccinated & What the Delta Variant Means for Your Business

Path Forward, a series produced by the U.S. Chamber Foundation, is designed to help business and community leaders find the answers they need to execute a responsible reopening strategy and plan for a post-pandemic world.

EventJul 22, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
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Civics Forward

At the U.S. Chamber Foundation, we believe that informed and active citizens make for a strong country, a strong economy, and a strong workforce, and that our continued prosperity depends on the strength of all three.

Press ReleaseJul 22, 2021 - 12:00pm

U.S. Chamber Foundation Announces Allstate Chair, President and CEO Tom Wilson as New Board Chair

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is pleased to name Tom Wilson to a three-year term as its board chair. Wilson, who is chair, president and CEO of The Allstate Corporation, succeeds William G. Little, chairman of Quam-Nichols Company. 

EventJul 13, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

T3 Network of Networks Capstone Event

Join the T3 Innovation Network for the T3 Network of Networks Launch Series Capstone Event.

Above the FoldJun 25, 2021 - 9:45am
U.S. Chamber President & CEO Suzanne Clark sits down virtually with WHO's Dr. Michael Ryan

The Path Forward: WHO Expert Says Pandemic Is Not Over

This week’s Path Forward event featured Dr. Mike Ryan, executive director of the WHO, on why the pandemic is not over.