EMERGING ISSUE FORUM
SUSTAINABILITY SUMMIT: REGISTRATION CLOSES TODAY AT NOON!
Sustainability and your business
The Tempe Chamber of Commerce Business Development Council proudly presents Emerging Issues Forum:Sustainability Summit. This event will include national and local experts who will offer business solutions and programs to help your organization save money and resources through sustainable practices.
Attendees will learn how to create a culture within their business that fosters sustainable practices, top business practices that create a better environmental practice, and how going Green may make you money and reduce expenses
|Anne Gill Selected for U.S. Chamber Foundation Leadership Program|
The Tempe Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that Anne Gill, President and CEO of the Tempe Chamber, was selected to participate in the second cohort of the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s premiere business leadership program. The Business Leads Fellowship Program trains and equips leaders from state and local chambers of commerce with resources, access to experts, and a network of peers to build their capacity to address the most pressing education and workforce challenges.
|Support the Tempe Chamber Foundation with Half-Off Ticket Deal|
It's the final home game of the season, and they saved the best for last!
Not only are tickets for the April 7th final home game of the season 50% off, but $5 of every ticket purchased through this link will be donated to The Tempe Chamber Foundation.
The Tempe Chamber Foundation is a 501(c)(3) carries out the charitable and education objectives of the Tempe Chamber of Commerce that positively impact the quality of life in Tempe.
|New Chamber Members for March, 2019|
|Returning Chamber Members for March, 2019|
|Ambassador Spotlight: Neil Chitel|
This week, we're recognizing Tempe Chamber Ambassador Neil Chitel of ManageStaff
for his support and dedication to Tempe and your Tempe Chamber.
As an HR industry professional, Neil is always helping to support business and the individual. That shows in his work as an Ambassador and on the Military Affairs Committee.
In his downtime, Neil spends most of his time with his family, including 7 grandchildren.
Thank you for everything you do Neil!
|Landings Credit Union Sponsors FAFSA Workshop|
Completing the FAFSA is the most important thing you can do for college financial aid. It’s what schools use to put together a financial aid package, including grants, work-study, and federal loans. Tempe Chamber member Landings Credit Union is a supporting sponsor of this FAFSA Workshop open to all seniors. A FAFSA is a free form to qualify for Federal Financial Aid up to $6,195 annually.
|Not Too Late to Make an Impact in Your Community!|
Our friends at the Arizona Cancer Foundation for Children remind us that it is not too late to make a donation to a Qualified Charitable Organization and still claim tax credit for the 2018 tax year.
Donate by April 15th, 2019 and receive your 2018 Arizona Charitable Tax Credit.
You can receive a dollar-for-dollar tax credit on your Arizona state return up to $400 as an individual or $800 for joint filings.
|PHX East Valley Partnership Statespersons' Luncheon|
Co-hosted by the East Valley Chambers of Commerce Alliance, come see Congressmen Greg Stanton and Andy Biggs for a candid discussion about their legislative priorities for Arizona.
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
11:30 a.m.: Registration
Noon: Luncheon and Q&A
|Tempe State of the Neighborhoods + Awards|
The 2019 Awards and Workshop will be held APRIL 13, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. at the Tempe History Museum as part of Mayor Mitchell's State of the Neighborhoods.
Every neighborhood has people and places deserving of recognition. Join us to celebrate residents, properties and businesses that make your neighborhood special.
|Construction Update for Week of April 1, 2019|
With many community projects underway designed to make Tempe better for all, we want to share some periodic updates. You can find out more about:
- Rio Salado Parkway
- 9th Street from Mill Avenue to Myrtle Avenue
- Gammage Curve/Apache Blvd
- Apache Blvd from Rural Road to Terrace Road
Don't forget about the Tempe Streetcar Asset Assistance Program which provides low-interest loan opportunities to businesses directly adjacent to the streetcar route, so they can have access to funds during construction.
|Tempe Tourism is Calling All Volunteers!|
Tempe, AZ is hosting the USA Triathlon High School and Collegiate Club National Championships this April 4th – 7th, 2019.
This fast pace event is a great opportunity to volunteer, watch athletes compete, and earn a chance to win a 2019 Ironman Arizona race entry. If completing 140.6 miles isn’t your thing, the race entry is transferable to a family member or your closest friend. The more shifts you complete the more entries you’ll receive in the drawing. Don’t forget to share this fun and exciting opportunity with your friends!
Tempe Chamber of Commerce
1232 E. Broadway Rd. Suite #211
Tempe, AZ 85282