Causes We Advocate

  • United Way of Tompkins County Pacesetter

    Pacesetters are employers who set the pace by conducting their United Way corporate and employee campaigns earlier than the traditional mid-September timeframe. They begin their campaigns in mid-summer and serve as model companies and organizations for the overall Community. Pacesetters set the pace for employees’ and corporations’ giving along with the enthusiasm and leadership to […]

  • Leadership Tompkins

    What is Leadership Tompkins? Leadership Tompkins is a community leadership development program that serves Tompkins County by  nurturing community leadership in service-oriented individuals. Co-sponsored by Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce Foundation and Tompkins Cortland Community College, Leadership Tompkins: Educates future leaders about current issues facing our county and our region Exposes participants to resources available […]

  • The Cayuga Waterfront Trail – Connecting the Community to the Waterfront

    About the Initiative The Cayuga Waterfront Trail Initiative (CWTI) is a partnership of the Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the City of Ithaca. The Cayuga Waterfront Trail will be a six-mile, multi-use trail providing an active, non-motorized transportation and recreation way connecting our community’s most popular waterfront destinations. The Waterfront Trail will help Ithaca […]