JobPath is a 501(c)3 workforce development organization that sponsors unemployed and underemployed adult residents of Pima County in long-term, college level education and job-training programs. In operation for over 15 years, JobPath works with local employers to identify careers with a current or projected demand for skilled workers. JobPath sponsors only careers that pay at least a living wage: nursing, allied healthcare, dental hygiene, aviation technology, and the trades. Through case management, supportive services, financial assistance and peer support, JobPath helps participants achieve long-term self-sufficiency and provides significant economic impact to Pima County. JobPath has a 90% retention and graduation rate.
The Tucson Metro Chamber is a membership-based business advocacy and networking organization that represents 1,500 businesses, employing more than 160,000 employees in Tucson and Pima County. Small business makes up approximately 60 percent of Chamber membership.
While you run your business, the Tucson Metro Chamber advocates for you by developing a climate in which business can create jobs and operate at a profit. The Chamber represents the interests of business with all levels of government, supports business-friendly ballot measures, creates a strong local economy and promotes the community. The Chamber also hosts the region’s premier networking opportunities and special events.
The work the Chamber does as Tucson’s independent business advocate is entirely funded by membership investments, Chamber advertising media opportunities and special events. By investing in the Tucson Metro Chamber, you leverage the strength of a dynamic organization with a proven track record of 120 years promoting a healthy economy and superior quality of life for all members of our community.
The Tucson Metro Chamber continuously updates this website, TucsonChamber.org, to keep members and the community apprised of Chamber activities and to provide links to help members generate business from out-of-town and in-town referrals.
Tucson Metro Chamber programs are developed through member-run committees that tap the varied expertise of local business owners. Through your participation in these committees and myriad networking and other special events, we can continue to grow and become an even stronger force in the community, region and state. We invite you to become involved.