Our Vision and Mission
Vision: We imagine a Tucson that is known to entrepreneurs and startups nationwide as an ideal place to start and grow a business.
Mission: Working to transform the region’s economy through entrepreneurship and innovation.
Increase the number, quality, and diversity of startups and entrepreneurs progressing in their growth and staying active in the innovation ecosystem in Tucson
Change the narrative of the Southern Arizona region as one that is seen as supportive and attractive for entrepreneurs, innovators and startups
Be recognized as a hub for community-facing entrepreneurship in Tucson with a strong reputation for high-quality execution and collaboration
Create a sustainable organizational structure that is values and mission driven
Our Values & Commitment to Service
Startup Tucson is committed to ensuring equal access to services and support. As a nonprofit, we strive to make our programming affordable, accessible, and welcoming to all.
We are dedicated to eliminating discrimination in all its forms at all organizational levels and throughout all programs and believe in community collaboration.
We would not be able to offer our services at low-cost/low-barrier without the support from our stakeholders and partners. If you or your organization supports increasing the diversity, number, and quality of startups in our region, please consider joining us as a sponsor or donor.