2019 Citizens Awards

Finalists for the 2019 Citizens Awards have been announced!
Read their stories.

This year, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is celebrating the 20th Annual Citizens Awards—a special milestone that reflects almost two decades of some of the most strategic and innovative corporate citizenship programs from businesses, chambers, and associations of all sizes. The Chamber Foundation will be announcing the winners at the Citizens Awards gala November 14, 2019 so save the date!

Every day, the private sector serves as a powerful force for good in communities across the United States and in countries around the world. Since 2000, the Citizens Awards has highlighted how businesses are helping solve today’s greatest challenges through innovation, expertise, efficiency, capital, and collaboration. From philanthropy to shared value to corporate social responsibility—the Citizens Awards honor the partnerships and organizations that leverage their resources, expertise, and talent to make a positive impact. 

Awards are given in eight categories. There is no fee to nominate and no limit for the number of nominations. Businesses of all sizes and chambers of commerce are eligible to apply. 

Sponsorship opportunities to purchase a table are available. Please contact Alex Goodman at agoodman@uschamber.com if interested.

Save the date for the Citizens Awards Gala November 14, 2019!