Our members are committed to improving the communities in which we operate. Many of our members have undertaken partnerships with local and global organizations to work on issues of wildlife preservation, neighborhood engagement, educational improvement and environmental stewardship. After all, we live here too.
Our members create the jobs that employ over three million Americans in 33 states. Our industries contribute nearly $600 billion to the U.S. economy, including more than $65 billion in federal taxes and $21 billion in state and local taxes last year.