Established in 1995, the Diplomatic Security Foundation (DSF) provides timely financial support and charitable contributions to members, and their immediate family, of the US Department of State's Bureau of Diplomatic Security and colleagues in the law enforcement and US foreign affairs community.
Latest News At DSF
DSF Board of Directors – Special Election 2015: Call for Nominations
DSF is seeking individuals who are interested in serving on the DSF Board. A special election will be held this September (2015) to fill a slot for one board position that is being vacated early. As a result, the person elected to this position will be elected to a two year term (instead of a normal 4 year term) from 2015-2017. He/she may run again for a full four year term during the next regular DSF Board Election in 2017. Click here for more information: Board Election 2015
Most Recent Grants:
$4,000 to the family of a Local Guard at the US Embassy Nicosia, Cyprus who suffered a heart attack while on duty. $3,500 to cover uninsured costs associated with cancer treatment for a Local Guard at US Embassy Skopje, Macedonia. A list of all grants may be viewed here: Grants
2015 DSF Scholarship
We're pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 DSF Scholarship Award. Please visit our Scholarship Page for more info.
Megan Barnard - Boston Univ Taylor Bochantin - Murray State Julia Gibbons - Mary Washington Ellissa Goldberg - Tulane Leo Medrano - Georgia Tech Abigail Minor - William & Mary Madison Murray - Univ of Illinois Shannon Romutis - UVA Hunter Smith - Univ of Mississippi Darius Williams - Case Western Reserve
2015 DSF Golf Outing
Photos coming soon!!
AmazonSmile: Shop & Support DSF
Shop at AmazonSmile and Amazon will make a donation to DSF. Get started here: Amazon Smile
Greenhouse Grill Tip Jar
The Greenhouse Grill at DSTC generously "hosts" the DSF tip jar. Since its first appearance back in 2009, the tip jar has generated almost $5,000 for DSF. The lastest take from the tip jar was $500! Wow! That's a lot of piggybank money! Thanks to everyone who donates their change. It really adds up!
Honor Roll of Donors 2014
Did you make a donation to DSF in 2014? If so, you're name is on our Honor Roll of Donors. Thanks to everyone who donated a total of $199,589 to DSF last year.