Educational Foundation Sponsors and Donors

The Leadership Society

The AFCEA Educational Foundation is proud to recognize members of our Leadership Society. These individual donors advance the foundation's mission by making generous annual contributions from their personal resources.  Additional information on the Leadership Society.

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The AFCEA Educational Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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FY17 Major Contributors

FY16 Major Contributors

FY15 Major Contributors

FY14 Major Contributors

FY13 Major Contributors

FY12 Major Contributors


Thank You Donors and Sponsors

Whether your passion lies in the scholarships, leadership opportunities or global outreach AFCEA offers, your donation to the Educational Foundation makes a difference.

In addition to the online secure form, contributions can be made by mail or through the United Way, organization Federal ID #54-1115312.
Mail donations to 4400 Fair Lakes Court, Fairfax, VA 22033. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

The AFCEA Educational Foundation and all of the students it helps appreciate the contributions from these distinguished organizations and individuals. Without donations like these, the foundation would not be able to assist the hundreds of STEM students it does each year.

Corporations and Foundations

Diamond Sponsors - $50,000 and above

Platinum Sponsors - $25,000 and $49,000

Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation

Gold Sponsors - $15,000 - $24,000

Silver Sponsors - $10,000 - $14,000

Bronze Sponsors - $5,000 - $9,000

            Ciena Cares

Small Business and Scholarship Sponsors

Fortinet, Inc.
Iron Bow Technologies




Members of the AFCEA Educational Foundation Leadership Society 

The annual donations these individuals provide are indicated next to the name of one of AFCEA’s founding members.

Sarnoff Donors - $5,000 and above

           Bill Dunahoo

Boyes Donors - $2,500 - $4,999

John Gilligan
Otto Guenther
Natalie Givans
DeEtte Gray
Bob Shea
Joe Sifer

Gravely Donors - $1,500 - $2,499

Jeff Murray
Lucinda Spaney
Nancy Temple

Renzi Donors - $1,000 - $1,499

Michael Basla
Lynne Chamberlain
Kim/Sebastian Convertino
Sonya Cork
Amy Fadida
Robert Fortna
Linda Gooden
Al Grasso
Chip Gregson
Richard Hunt
Jake Jacoby
Susan Lawrence
Earl Matthews
John Meier
John Meincke
Dennis Moran
Jennifer Napper
Paul Nielsen
Ludmilla Parnell
Larry Prior
Andrew Twomey
Dennis Via
Mike Warlick
Dave Wennergren