Military Affairs Committee

MAC Awards Luncheon

The Tempe Chamber of Commerce believes it is important to support the veterans of our Armed Forces. 

What is The MAC?

Since 1981, the MAC’s mission has been to facilitate a favorable and mutually rewarding relationship between the Tempe business community and various military units in the Valley.

To learn more about how your business can support the Military Affairs Committee, please review our 2018-2019 Sponsorship Packages

How does The MAC function?

The Committee holds three awards ceremonies throughout the year where they award outstanding military officers or enlisted person is recognized for their service. Through fundraising events and the MAC Emeritus Council, the MAC presents scholarships to outstanding Jr. ROTC in each branch of the military.  In addition to recognizing outstanding officers, the MAC is working on developing career and workplace resources and programs. The Committee’s current members are outstanding men and women who possess a special respect and regard for those who are serving our country in the military.

Don't miss our first fundraiser of the year!  Buffalo Wild Wings Tempe is supporting MAC with 10% share of your total bill on September 12, 2018.  Be sure to download the special MAC/Buffalo Wild Wings Ticket to present at purchase and help us earn 10% of your bill!

Who can join?

All Chamber of Commerce members are eligible to be on the committee. Military service (past or present) are not required to join and all award and fundraising events are open to the general public. (Some events will require pre-registration).

For more information on how to get involved with the Military Affairs Committee, email