• Became a designated "Certifying Organization" for President Obama’s Volunteer Service Award
  • Waste Management became a corporate sponsor
  • Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane attended the 1st Mentorship Graduation in Scottsdale
  • 20 Mentors & Mentees graduated from the first year Mentorship Program
  • 8 members graduated from the FBI Citizen Academy
  • New Logo created & implemented for chapter use
  • New website created & launched
  • Created online Membership database, Business Directory for our business members & Election Voting
  • Entrepreneur membership available
  • 46 business memberships sold
  • Hosted the first joint cultural event with Salt River Project (SRP) Asian Interest Group
  • Created a separate Board of Directors & Executive Team
  • Launched the first certified Communication Development Series in September